Johanna, Robot Suit by Thierry Mugler, Monte Carlo
Artwork: Johanna, Robot Suit by Thierry Mugler, Monte Carlo
Size: image: 38 x 28 cm
Medium: Color photograph
Creation year: 1995
Marks: Signed, dated, and inscribed 'For Timber-Helmut Newton/Monte-Carlo/1995' in black felt tip marker along top edge of image; inscribed 'HN12092#3' in black ink sheet verso
Category: Photography
Provenance: J. Krasevich (acquired directly from the artist); Private Collection, Santa Monica, California (acquired directly from the previous, c. 2009)

Los Angeles Modern Auctions (LAMA)

Date: 2021-01-17
Lot Number: 62
Notes: This work is a photograph by Helmut Newton of Thierry Mugler's 'cyborg' bodysuit created for his Fall/Winter 1995 couture show and featured in the November 1995 issue of US Vogue. The model, Krasevich, also known as 'Timber,' for whom this photograph is dedicated, is pictured in the silver robot suit.