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Guido Argentini

Mirna 20 , 1995

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Details

Lot 41
Gelatin silver print
10.5 x 10.5 in (26.7 x 26.7 cm)
Edition of 2
Signed, titled, dated, numbered, and inscribed on verso

Location

This work ships from the United States.


Description

Clad only in the pointe shoes of a ballerina, Mirna, defies gravity. Italian photographer, Guido Argentini captures the magic moment as the dancer’s lean body arcs across the frame, seemingly floating above the floor.


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About Guido Argentini

Guido Argentini (Italian, b. 1966) is a contemporary artist known for his arresting portrait photography. His seminal photo journal, ‘Silvereye’ garnered great acclaim for his innovative capturing of studio and landscape nudes that reflected his passion for both sculpture and dance. Having published multiple books since, Argentini continues to explore the intricacies of the human body and its relation to the world.