185. Ron Galella

Ron Galella
(New York City 1931)
Windblown Jackie (1971)
Signed l.r.
Signed and dated 1976 on the reverse
Gelatin silver print, 35.5 x 27.8 cm
– Galerie W. van Leeuwen, Amsterdam (2005) (incl. invoice)
– Private collection, The Netherlands
R. Galella, Jaqueline, Sheed and Ward Inc., New York, 1974, page 43 (ill.)
N.B. I:
‘After taking this picture from a rear taxi window on Madison Ave, NYC, Jackie said: ‘Are you pleased with yourself?’ I replied: ‘Yes, thank you’, and left. Da Vinci had his Mona Lisa, I had my Windblown Jackie, my favorite, most published, most famous picture. Jackie gave me the Mona Lisa Smile. It all happened within 15 minutes.’ (Ron Galella)
N.B. II:
Including the aforementioned book, signed on the cover and on the inside by the photographer.

€ 800 - 1.200
€ 2.400