Paris. Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris. 1984. First edition. Signed and inscribed by Newton on the title page - 'Fur Peter Steiner / Helmut Newton / Monte-Carlo 9.12.1988 / Nun, Seben Sie, jetzt haben Sie doch was!!' Wrappers. Unpaginated [c.120 pages]. Many b&w plates. 240 x 220mm (9½ x 8¾"). 0.5kg. 2904732047. French. Very good; light shelf wear, rubbing and creasing at spine, small knock to front lower edge, over-opened at front hinge, small area of ink text scribbled through on verso of front wrapper.
A signed and warmly inscribed copy of an early catalogue of Helmut Newton's photographs. The catalogue was published to coincide with an exhibition of his portraits and fashion work held at the Musee d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris. It is filled with portraits of the most glamourous and artistic figures of 80s society including Catherine Deneuve, Eva Gardner, Princess Caroline of Monaco, Sophia Loren, David Bowie, Mick Jagger, David Bailey, Jean-Michel Jarre, Princesse de Polignac, Karl Lagerfeld, Charlotte Rampling, Elsa Peretti and Loulou de la Falaise.