London, Phillips de Pury & Company

Mario Testino is one of the world's most sought-after photographers and is best known for his celebrity portraiture and fashion images. This selling exhibition features 32 prints from his extensive body of work for advertising clients, books and magazines such as Vogue, Vanity Fair, Visionaire and The Face. Included are images of Kate Moss, Amber Valletta and Natalia Vodianova, along with landscapes and bathing models.

Born in Lima, Peru, Testino studied economics, law and international relations before moving to London, where he turned his hand to photography. Over the last two decades he has had a powerful impact on the world of fashion. In addition to regularly shooting for the likes of American, British and French Vogue, he has worked for leading fashion brands such as Gucci, Burberry, Calvin Klein and Versace. His style is recognizable for its color saturation and energy.
All the prints on show are for sale. The smaller ones (72 x 50 inches) are an edition of three and are going for £25,000, while the larger ones (96 x 72 inches) are an edition of two and are priced at £40,000.

July 3 through 26, 2008
Phillips de Pury & Company
Howick Place
London SW1P 1BB
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