In the Studio of Paolo Roversi – Sotheby’s

Paris ·

01.07.21 → 09.07.21

From July 1 to 9, during Paris Fashion Week, Sotheby’s invites photography lovers into the world of photographer Paolo Roversi. For the first time, the artist who has photographed the greatest models of our time, from Kate Moss to Laetitia Casta or Natalia Vodianova, opened the doors of his Parisian studio, where he has been working since 1981. Through a selection of 70 lots including his most famous portraits, cameras, rare books and prints from his personal collection, the sale will celebrate Paolo Roversi’s taste for beauty, elegance, refinement but also his admiration for his most illustrious peers such as Richard Avedon, Robert Frank, Irving Penn and Diane Arbus.

A native of Ravenna, Italy, Paolo Roversi has lived and worked in Paris since 1972 in his famous Studio Luce. A brilliant portraitist, he has worked with the most important fashion magazines.




Marie-Laure Girardon
Hugo Howlett
+33 1 42 33 93 18


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