Denis Piel: Moments


Denis Piel (Photographs), Polly Allen Mellen (Contributor), Donna Karen (Contributor)

This much-anticipated first monograph of the highly influential photographer showcases the best of his sensual fashion images and nudes. Famous for his cinematic approach, Denis Piel catches women off guard, engaged in sensual moments that are filled with magic and curiosity. Known as one of the wonderboys of fashion photography of the 1980s, Piel and his style and aesthetic have influenced many photographers today. This volume, designed by award-winning designer Ruth Ansel, features a selection of images spanning Piel’s career, including those taken on assignment for fashion magazines and advertising clients as well as nudes of breathtaking women who would become the supermodels and actresses of a new generation, such as Nastassja Kinski, Uma Thurman, Andie MacDowell, Christy Turlington, Gia Carangi, Tatjana Patitz, Kelly LeBrock, and Jamie Lee Curtis.

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  • Publisher : Rizzoli; Illustrated edition (September 4, 2012)
  • Language : English
  • Hardcover : 272 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0847838781
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0847838783
  • Item Weight : 4.56 pounds
  • Dimensions : 9.92 x 1.24 x 12.4 inches
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