HORST P. HORST (1906–1999)
Male Nude (Knee Up), 1955
platinum-palladium print on canvas, printed later
signed and numbered '1/5' in pencil (margin); titled, dated and numbered '1/5' in pencil, copyright credit stamps (verso); credited, titled, dated on affixed Sir Elton John Photography collection label (frame backing board)
2334 x 1834 in. (60.3 x 47.6 cm.)
This work is number one from an edition of five.
Fahey/Klein Gallery, Los Angeles;
acquired from the above by the present owner, 1992.
Horst P. Horst and Martin Kazmaier, Horst: Sixty Years of Photography, Rizzoli, New York, 1991, pl. 126.
Horst P. Horst, Form: Horst, Twin Palm Publishers, Altadena, 1992, p.6.
Horst P. Horst and Federica Manfredini, Horst P. Horst, Silvana Editoriale, Milan, 2018, p. 46.
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