16th Century Aztec Fan, 1990

$4,200.00Price
  • Albert Watson

    16th Century Aztec Fan, 1990

    Gelatin Silver Print

     

    Image size: 12.63 H x 10.38 W in. 

    Sheet size: 23.63 H x 19.75 W in. 

     

    Signed, titled and dated in pencil on verso

    Unframed

  • Blind in one eye, Albert Watson studied graphic design prior to becoming a photographer. His manipulation of contrast and superior sense of composition distinguish his portraits of celebrities and models. With an emphasis on the formal and sculptural properties of his sitters' bodies, Watson's images have not only appeared in numerous American and European fashion magazines but also in museum and gallery exhibitions. In his famous nude photographs of Kate Moss taken on her 18th birthday in 1993, the model's spine pokes through the skin of her curved back, like the scales of a dinosaur, while the right side of her body is entirely shaded. In a 1989 portrait, Naomi Campbell's head is silhouetted against a gray surface, while her bare shoulders and the arch of her back are illuminated. In 2010 he was awarded the Royal Photographic Society's Centenary Medal and Honorary Fellowship.

SHIPPING

We are more than happy to ship worldwide. all shipping obligations, duties and taxes are the responsibility of the purchaser.

Shipping usually takes between 7 to 10  business days.

You may also opt to collect your artwork in person from the gallery upon appointment.

To know more visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

RETURNS

We do not accept returns of artworks bought without proper cause and justification

To know more visit our Terms and Conditions page.

Browse other artists