The influence of Irving Penn, whose assistant and later studio manager Pleterski was, is unmistakable in this photograph. The grey background, the perfection of lighting and composition create an elegant clarity reminiscent of the classic icons of fashion photography.
Gelatin silver print, print date: 1980s
Image dimensions 34,4 x 26,9 cm (34,4 x 26,9 inch)
Object dimensions 35,5 x 28 cm (35,5 x 28 inch)
Double weight paper, semi-matte surface
Photographer's stamp on the reverse
Peter Coeln (ed.), Roland Pleterski. Drawn by the light, Vienna 2007, p. 152.
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