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Ormond Gigli
Models in the Windows, 1960

1960

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Girls in the Windows, 1960 Color coupler print image size 17 X 18 inches paper size 22 x 22 inches Unframed In 1960, while a construction crew dismantled a row of brownstones right across from my own brownstone studio on East 58th Street, I was inspired to, somehow immortalize those buildings. I had the vision of 43 women in formal dress adorning the windows of the skeletal facade. Ormond Gigli ORMOND GIGLI was born in New York City in 1925. He became famous early on during the 1950s for his photographs of theatre, celebrities, dance, exotic persons & places. His work appeared prominently on covers & editorial pages of LIFE, TIME, PARIS MATCH, SATURDAY EVENING POST, COLLIERS, and other major international publications. Gigli's groundbreaking portraits include Sophia Loren (at age 21), Anita Ekberg, Marcel Duchamp, John F. Kennedy, Halston, Gina Lollobrigida, Diana Vreeland, Giancarlo Giannini, Marlene Dietrich, Judy Garland, Sir Laurence Olivier, Alan Bates, Richard Burton, & many more. Most of these images have not been widely seen since they first appeared over four decades ago.

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  • Condition
    Excellent. Additional larger sizes available.
  • Dimensions

    H 22 in. x W 22 in.

    H 55.88 cm x W 55.88 cm

  • Gallery location
    New York, NY
  • Reference number
    LU3261864743

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