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In one of Helmut Newton's most revealing photos, "Self-Portrait with Wife and Models, Vogue Studio, Paris" (1981), Newton's wife, June, looks on as he photographs a nude model Courtesy of Collection of the Estate of Helmut Newton/© Estate of Helmut Newton
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"Villa d’Este, Lake Como, Italy" from the series, "White Women," April 1975 Courtesy of Collection of the Estate of Helmut Newton/© Estate of Helmut Newton
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"Saddle I" from the series, "Sleepless Nights," 1975-1978 Courtesy of Collection of the Estate of Helmut Newton/© Estate of Helmut Newton
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"Here They Come II, Paris" (detail) from the series, "Big Nudes" (1981). An accompanying photo shows the same models in the same positions — only without clothes. Courtesy of Collection of the Estate of Helmut Newton/© Estate of Helmut Newton
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Another iconic Newton photo, "Rue Aubriot, Paris Collections" from the series, "White Women" (1975). It has an accompanying photo in which the model is joined by a nude model. Courtesy of Collection of the Estate of Helmut Newton/© Estate of Helmut Newton