Paolo Roversi: Nudi. Stromboli, Paris, 1999. Unpaged. Quarto. First edition. INSCRIBED on half-title page, 'For ____/with all good wishes/Paolo Roversi', dated 'Paris/2008'. Hard bound with glassine dust wrapper. Card slipcase with printed label. 45 toned black-and-white reproductions.
Paolo Roversi is known internationally for his romantic, intense, and ethereal fashion images and portraits. Roversi was born in 1947 in Italy. He currently lives in Paris, photographs for Harper's Bazaar, and has led numerous publicity campaigns for such illustrious clients as Christian Dior, Cerruti, Valentino, Yves Saint-Laurent, and Comme des Garcons. His portraits reveal an acute understanding of the history of photography, and he has become known for work that is dream-like in it's look and feel. This volume features 45 full-figure nude portraits of some of the best-known models of the period.