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Slim Aarons, Desert House Party
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
A poolside party at a desert house, designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar Kaufman, in Palm Springs, January 1970. Featured in the group are: industrial designer Raymond Loewy (1893 - ...
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1960s Modern Color Photography

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Lambda

'Marbella House Party' (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Marbella House Party' 1980 Italy by Slim Aarons Guests at a party at the home of Sebastiano Bergese in Marbella, Spain, August 1967. (Photo by Slim Aarons) Oversize 40x30 inches...
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1960s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

'Marbella House Party' (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Marbella House Party' 1980 Italy by Slim Aarons Guests at a party at the home of Sebastiano Bergese in Marbella, Spain, August 1967. (Photo by Slim Aarons) Oversize 20 x 24 inch...
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1960s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

Californian Party (Slim Aarons Estate Print)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Californian Party, 1955 Chromogenic Lambda print Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150 with certificate of authenticity from the estate. Belgian born actress Audrey Hepbu...
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1950s American Modern Color Photography

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Lambda

'Party at Romanoff’s' SLIM AARONS ESTATE Print
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Party at Romanoff’s' SLIM AARONS ESTATE Print Giant Estate Stamped Limited Edition Print by Slim Aarons A party at Romanoff’s in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, 1959. (Photo by Sli...
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1950s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

'Party at Romanoff’s' SLIM AARONS ESTATE Print
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Party at Romanoff’s' SLIM AARONS ESTATE Print Giant Estate Stamped Limited Edition Print by Slim Aarons A party at Romanoff’s in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, 1959. (Photo by Sli...
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1950s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

Slim Aarons, Dali's Party
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Slim Aarons Dali's Party, 1959 C print Estate stamped and numbered edition of 150 with Certificate of authenticity circa 1959: Surrealist painter Salvador Dali (1904 - 1989) with ...
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1950s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

Slim Aarons, Polo Party
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Paul Butler, patriarch of one of America's foremost polo families, with his son, daughter, grandchildren and son-in-law, Palm Beach, April 1981. Left to right: Adam Butler, Reutie Bu...
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1980s American Modern Color Photography

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Lambda

Slim Aarons Estate Print - Desert House Party - Oversize
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons Estate Print - Desert House Party - Oversize A poolside party at a desert house, designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar J. Kaufmann, in Palm Springs, January 1970. Feature...
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1970s Modern Landscape Photography

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C Print, Color

Slim Aarons Estate Print - Polo Party 1981 - Oversize
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons Estate Print - Polo Party - Oversize Paul Butler, patriarch of one of America’s foremost polo families, with his son, daughter, grandchildren and son-in-law, Palm Beach,...
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1980s Modern Landscape Photography

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C Print, Color

Slim Aarons 'Desert House Party' (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Slim Aarons Desert House Party, 1970 C print Estate stamped and numbered edition of 150 with Certificate of authenticity A poolside party at a desert house, designed by Richard Ne...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

Slim Aarons, Polo Party, 1981 (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Paul Butler, patriarch of one of America’s foremost polo families, with his son, daughter, grandchildren and son-in-law, Palm Beach, April 1981. Left to right: Adam Butler, Reutie Bu...
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1980s Realist Landscape Photography

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Lambda

Slim Aarons, Eleuthera Pool Party (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Slim Aarons Eleuthera Pool Party C print Estate stamped and numbered edition of 150 with certificate of authenticity Circa 1970, Eleuthera Pool Party, Bahamas. Slim Aarons (1916-2...
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1950s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

Slim Aarons 'Desert House Party' (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Slim Aarons Desert House Party, 1970 C print Estate stamped and numbered edition of 150 with Certificate of authenticity A poolside party at a desert house, designed by Richard Ne...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

Slim Aarons, Polo Party, 1981 (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Paul Butler, patriarch of one of America’s foremost polo families, with his son, daughter, grandchildren and son-in-law, Palm Beach, April 1981. Left to right: Adam Butler, Reutie Bu...
Category

1980s Realist Color Photography

Materials

Lambda

Slim Aarons, Polo Party, 1981 (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Paul Butler, patriarch of one of America’s foremost polo families, with his son, daughter, grandchildren and son-in-law, Palm Beach, April 1981. Left to right: Adam Butler, Reutie Bu...
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1980s Realist Color Photography

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Lambda

Slim Aarons, Desert House Party (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Slim Aarons Desert House Party, 1970. (printed later) C print Estate stamped and numbered edition of 150 with Certificate of authenticity A poolside party at a desert house, desig...
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1960s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

Slim Aarons Estate Print - Desert House Party 1970 - Oversize
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons Estate Print - Desert House Party - Oversize A poolside party at a desert house, designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar J. Kaufmann, in Palm Springs, January 1970. Feature...
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1970s Modern Landscape Photography

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C Print, Color

'Desert House Party' Palm Springs (Slim Aarons Estate Print)
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Desert House Party' by Slim Aarons This photograph was taken during the same party as Slim Aaron's now also iconic 'Poolside Gossip' photograph (see our other listings) and is jus...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

Slim Aarons - Estate Edition - Poolside Party
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons - Poolside Party - Estate Stamped Edition Limited to 150 only Guests by the pool at Nelda Linsk's desert house in Palm Springs, California, January 1970. The house was...
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1970s Modern Figurative Photography

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C Print, Color

Slim Aarons - Estate Edition - Poolside Party
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons - Poolside Party - Estate Stamped Edition Limited to 150 only Guests by the pool at Nelda Linsk's desert house in Palm Springs, California, January 1970. The house was...
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1970s Modern Landscape Photography

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C Print, Color

Poolside Party - Slim Aarons - Estate Edition
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons Estate Limited Edition C print 24 x 20 inches / 61 x 51 cm unframed. ' Poolside Party ' A poolside party at a desert house, designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar J. Ka...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

Slim Aarons 'Party In Bermuda' (Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Slim Aarons Party In Bermuda 1970 (printed later) C print A party on the deck of the yacht 'Ondine' in Bermuda, June 1970. Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150 with cert...
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1970s Modern Figurative Photography

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Lambda

Slim Aarons, Desert Party (Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Desert Party, 1970 Chromogenic Lambda Print Estate edition of 150 A rest from skiing at Cortina d'Ampezzo, March 1982. Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150 with certific...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

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Lambda

Slim Aarons, Poolside Party (Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Guests by the pool at Nelda Linsk's desert house in Palm Springs, January 1970. The house was designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar Kaufman Estate stamped and hand numbered edition ...
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1970s Realist Landscape Photography

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Lambda

Poolside Party, (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Park City, UT
Slim Aarons, Poolside Party Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150 with certificate of authenticity from the estate. Various sizes available. Please reach out if you don't...
Category

1970s Contemporary Color Photography

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C Print, Lambda

'Desert Party' Slim Aarons Estate Edition
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons Estate Limited Edition C print 60 x 40" inches unframed. ' Kaufmann Desert House ' Lita Baron talking with a guest at a poolside party at Nelda Linsk’s desert house in ...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

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Archival Pigment

'Desert Party' Slim Aarons Estate Edition
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons Estate Limited Edition C print 60 x 40" inches unframed. ' Kaufmann Desert House ' Lita Baron talking with a guest at a poolside party at Nelda Linsk’s desert house in ...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

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Archival Pigment

Slim Aarons 'Desert House Party' (Poolside Series, Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Guests by the pool at Nelda Linsk's desert house in Palm Springs, California, January 1970. The house was designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar J. Kaufmann. Helen Dzo Dzo is seen in t...
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1970s Realist Landscape Photography

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Lambda

Slim Aarons - Garden party - Estate Stamped
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
1970: A beautifully elegant garden party in Miami, Florida. Gorgeous sunshine streams into this scene with fashion conscious guests, picnics, hampers, wine and champagne as well as l...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

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C Print

Slim Aarons 'Desert House Party' (Poolside Series, Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Guests by the pool at Nelda Linsk's desert house in Palm Springs, California, January 1970. The house was designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar J. Kaufmann. Helen Dzo Dzo is seen in t...
Category

1970s Realist Landscape Photography

Materials

Lambda

Slim Aarons 'Desert House Party' (Poolside Series, Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A poolside party at a desert house, designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar J. Kaufmann, in Palm Springs, January 1970. Featured in the group are: industrial designer Raymond Loewy (189...
Category

1970s Realist Landscape Photography

Materials

Lambda

'Poolside Party' Slim Aarons Estate Edition
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons Estate Limited Edition C print 30x20" inches unframed. ' Poolside Party ' A poolside party at a desert house, designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar J. Kaufmann, in Palm ...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment

'Desert Party' Slim Aarons Estate Edition
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons Estate Limited Edition C print 30x20" inches unframed. ' Kaufmann Desert House ' Lita Baron talking with a guest at a poolside party at Nelda Linsk’s desert house in Pa...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment

'Poolside Party' Slim Aarons Estate Edition
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons Estate Limited Edition C print HUGE 60 x 40" inches unframed. ' Poolside Party ' A poolside party at a desert house, designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar J. Kaufmann, i...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

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Archival Pigment

Slim Aarons 'Desert House Party' (Poolside Series, Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Guests by the pool at Nelda Linsk's desert house in Palm Springs, California, January 1970. The house was designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar J. Kaufmann. Helen Dzo Dzo is seen in t...
Category

1970s Realist Landscape Photography

Materials

Lambda

Slim Aarons 'Desert House Party' (Poolside Series, Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A poolside party at a desert house, designed by Richard Neutra for Edgar J. Kaufmann, in Palm Springs, January 1970. Featured in the group are: industrial designer Raymond Loewy (189...
Category

1970s Realist Landscape Photography

Materials

Lambda

Desert House Party, (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Park City, UT
Slim Aarons, Desert House Party Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150 with certificate of authenticity from the estate. Various sizes available. Please reach out if you d...
Category

1970s Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

C Print, Lambda

Slim Aarons Estate Edition - Party In Bermuda
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons Estate Edition - Party In Bermuda Estate Stamped Edition Limited to 150 only A party on the deck of the yacht 'Ondine' in Bermuda, June 1970. (Photo by Slim Aarons)....
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1970s Modern Color Photography

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C Print, Color

Desert House Party, (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Park City, UT
Slim Aarons, Desert House Party Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150 with certificate of authenticity from the estate. Various sizes available. Please reach out if you do...
Category

1970s Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

Lambda, C Print

Slim Aarons, Palm Beach Cocktail Party (Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Palm Beach Party, 1964 Chromogenic Lambda Print Estate edition of 150 A pool party in Palm Beach, Florida, USA, 1964. Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150 with certifica...
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1960s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Lambda

'Marbella House Party' (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Marbella House Party' 1980 Italy by Slim Aarons Guests at a party at the home of Sebastiano Bergese in Marbella, Spain, August 1967. (Photo by Slim Aarons) Oversize 60x40 inches...
Category

1960s Modern Color Photography

Materials

C Print

Desert House Party, (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in Park City, UT
Slim Aarons, Desert House Party Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150 with certificate of authenticity from the estate. Various sizes available. Please reach out if you d...
Category

1970s Contemporary Color Photography

Materials

C Print, Lambda

'Eleuthera Pool Party' (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Eleuthera Pool Party' Bahamas (Slim Aarons Estate Edition) Circa 1970, Eleuthera Pool Party, Bahamas. This photograph epitomises the travel style and glamour of the period's wealt...
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1970s Modern Color Photography

Materials

C Print

Slim Aarons, Party in Bermuda (Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Party in Bermuda, 1979 Chromogenic Lambda Print Estate edition of 150 A party on the deck of the yacht 'Ondine' in Bermuda, June 1970. Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of ...
Category

1970s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Lambda

Slim Aarons, Palm Beach Party (Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Palm Beach Party, 1964 Chromogenic Lambda Print Estate edition of 150 A pool party in Palm Beach, Florida, USA, 1964. Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150 with certifica...
Category

1960s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Lambda

'Marbella House Party' (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Marbella House Party' 1980 Italy by Slim Aarons Guests at a party at the home of Sebastiano Bergese in Marbella, Spain, August 1967. (Photo by Slim Aarons) Oversize 60x40 inches...
Category

1960s Modern Color Photography

Materials

C Print

Slim Aarons, Californian Cocktail Party (Audrey Hepburn)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Californian Party, 1955 Chromogenic Lambda print Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150 with certificate of authenticity from the estate. Belgian born actress Audrey Hepbu...
Category

1950s American Modern Color Photography

Materials

Lambda

Slim Aarons - Palm Beach Party - Estate Stamped
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons - Palm Beach Party - Estate Stamped Limited Edition Estate Stamped Print (edition size 1/150). A pool party in Palm Beach, Florida, USA, 1964. This photograph epitomise...
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1960s Modern Color Photography

Materials

C Print

Slim Aarons, Beverly Hills Party (Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Slim Aarons Safari Party at Romanoff's, 1950 Chromogenic Lambda print Estate stamped and hand numbered edition of 150 with certificate of authenticity from the estate. Guests at a ...
Category

1950s American Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Silver Gelatin

Desert House Party (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Desert House Party 1970 (printed later) Chromogenic Lambda Print Estate edition of 150 Guests by the pool at Nelda Linsk's desert house in Palm Springs, California, January 1970. T...
Category

1970s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Lambda

'Marbella House Party' (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Marbella House Party' 1980 Italy by Slim Aarons Guests at a party at the home of Sebastiano Bergese in Marbella, Spain, August 1967. (Photo by Slim Aarons) Oversize 60x40 inches...
Category

1960s Modern Color Photography

Materials

C Print

Desert House Party (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Desert House Party 1970 (printed later) Chromogenic Lambda Print Estate edition of 150 Guests by the pool at Nelda Linsk's desert house in Palm Springs, California, January 1970. T...
Category

1970s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Lambda

California Garden Party (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in New York, NY
Slim Aarons California Garden Party, 1975 Chromogenic lambda print Estate Edition of 150 Fashionable guests attend a poolside luncheon at the home of Dorothy Laughlin in Santa...
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1970s American Modern Color Photography

Materials

Lambda

'Polo Party' 1981 Slim Aarons Limited Estate Edition
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Polo Party' 1981 Slim Aarons Limited Estate Edition Print Paul Butler, patriarch of one of America's foremost polo families, with his son, daughter, grandchildren and son-in-law, ...
Category

1980s Modern Color Photography

Materials

C Print, Color

'Poolside Party' 1970 Slim Aarons Limited Estate Edition
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Poolside Party' 1970 Slim Aarons Limited Estate Edition Print Guests by the pool at Nelda Linsk's desert house in Palm Springs, January 1970. The house was designed by Richard Neu...
Category

1970s Modern Color Photography

Materials

C Print, Color

'Polo Party' 1981 Slim Aarons Limited Estate Edition
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Polo Party' 1981 Slim Aarons Limited Estate Edition Paul Butler, patriarch of one of America’s foremost polo families, with his son, daughter, grandchildren and son-in-law, Palm Be...
Category

1980s Modern Color Photography

Materials

C Print

'Poolside Party' Palm Springs (Slim Aarons Estate Edition)
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Poolside Party' Palm Springs (Slim Aarons Estate Edition) Guests by the pool at Nelda Linsk’s desert house in Palm Springs, January 1970. The house was designed by Richard Neutra f...
Category

1970s Modern Color Photography

Materials

C Print

'Playboy Party' 1961 Slim Aarons Limited Estate Edition
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
'Playboy Party' 1961 Slim Aarons Limited Estate Edition Print Guests of American publisher Hugh Hefner, December 1961. Produced from the original transparency Certificate of auth...
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1960s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Color

Slim Aarons - Beverly Hills Pool Party - Estate Stamped
By Slim Aarons
Located in London, GB
Slim Aarons - Beverly Hills Pool Party - Estate Stamped A party by James Pendleton’s pool in Beverly Hills, California, 1952. Pendleton’s house was later bought by Hollywood direct...
Category

1950s Modern Landscape Photography

Materials

C Print

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Slim Aarons Party Print For Sale on 1stDibs

You are likely to find exactly the slim aarons party print you’re looking for on 1stDibs, as there is a broad range for sale. In our selection of items, you can find Modern examples as well as a Contemporary version. You’re likely to find the perfect slim aarons party print among the distinctive items we have available, which includes versions made as long ago as the 20th Century as well as those made as recently as the 20th Century. When looking for the right slim aarons party print for your space, you can search on 1stDibs by color — popular works were created in bold and neutral palettes with elements of gray and black. Frequently made by artists working in c print, digital print and lambda print, these artworks are unique and have attracted attention over the years.

How Much is a Slim Aarons Party Print?

The price for an artwork of this kind can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — a slim aarons party print in our inventory may begin at $395 and can go as high as $4,900, while the average can fetch as much as $3,350.

Slim Aarons Biography and Important Works

American photographer Slim Aarons captured the 20th century’s international jet set — U.S. socialites, European royalty, Hollywood stars — at play in sun-kissed locales like Monaco, Saint-Tropez and Palm Beach, as well as other luxurious settings around the globe.

Committed to eschewing makeup and artificial lighting, Aarons created images that are at once candid and polished, combining the relaxed posture of his subjects, who trusted him to document their lives, with the visual sharpness of a seasoned art director. Having gotten his start taking pictures for the U.S. military magazine Yank during World War II, he contributed over the course of his career to Life, Town and Country and Holiday magazines and published several books.

Aarons was born in Manhattan in 1916. He joined the army at 18, shooting military maneuvers at West Point before serving as a combat photographer, for which he was awarded a Purple Heart. After the war, he moved to California and began snapping socialites and movie stars. In the 1950s, he opened a bureau for Life magazine in Rome, where he took pictures capturing the postwar scene. Aarons was always able to win the trust of his elite subjects, who saw him as close to a peer, rather than a paparazzo. In a 2002 interview with The Independent, he remarked, ''I knew everyone. They would invite me to one of their parties because they knew I wouldn't hurt them. I was one of them.'' This access allowed Aarons to document the rich and famous with their guard down, reading newspapers and magazines, talking on the phone, relaxing by the pool, and chatting with friends. The 1957 photograph The Kings of Hollywood, for example, which won him wide acclaim, shows Clark Gable, Van Heflin, Gary Cooper and Jimmy Stewart laughing together as they celebrate New Year’s Eve.

Many of Aarons’s best-known images involve games and sports. In the 1972 Poolside Backgammon, two young women play the board game of the title against the backdrop of a majestic Acapulco estate. In 1958’s Cannes Watersports, a couple attempts to glide across the Golfe de la Napoule on Jet Skis, one expertly and one hanging on for dear life. And in Penthouse Pool, shot in Athens in 1961, a young woman wearing a yellow bathing cap smiles coyly at the camera, surrounded by friends and brightly colored seat cushions, with the Acropolis faintly visible in the background. Among Aarons’s books are 1974’s A Wonderful Time: An Intimate Portrait of the Good Life, and its 2003 sequel, Once Upon a Time. His final book, A Place in the Sun, was published in 2005, one year before his death.

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Finding the Right Photography for You

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The first permanent image created by a camera — which materialized during the 1820s — is attributed to Joseph Nicéphore Niépce. The French inventor was on to something for sure. Kodak introduced roll film in the 1880s, allowing photography to become more democratic, although cameras wouldn’t be universally accessible until several decades later. 

Digital photographic techniques, software, smartphone cameras and social-networking platforms such as Instagram have made it even easier in the modern era for budding photographers to capture the world around them as well as disseminate their images far and wide. 

What might leading figures of visual art such as Andy Warhol have done with these tools at their disposal?

Today, when we aren’t looking at the digital photos that inundate us on our phones, we look to the past to celebrate the photographers who have broken rules as well as records — provocative and prolific artists like Horst P. Horst, Lillian Bassman and Helmut Newton, who altered the face of fashion and portrait photography; visionary documentary photographers such as Gordon Parks, whose best-known work was guided by social justice; and pioneers of street photography such as Henri Cartier-Bresson, who shot for revolutionary travel magazines like Holiday with the likes of globetrotting society lensman Slim Aarons.

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Throughout the past two centuries, photographers have used their medium to create expressive work that has resonated for generations. Shop a voluminous collection of this powerful fine photography on 1stDibs. Search by photographer to find the perfect piece for your living room wall, or spend some time with the work organized under various categories, such as landscape photography, nude photography and more.