Yes, by Helmut Newton and you are not reading Designcollector Back to the Future digest. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of its annual calendar, tire company Pirelli has made the decision to release a set of vintage Helmut Newton portraits from 1986 for its 2014 calendar. The calendar will feature 12 black and white never-before-seen photographs shot on location in Monte Carlo and Chianti. According to The Cut, Newton had to abandon the 1986 shoot due to personal issues, and the photos were stored in the Pirelli archives until earlier this year.
Pirelli Calendar best photos:
A calendar with frivolous girls – and a brilliant marketing strategy: 50 years ago the first Pirelli calendar appeared. Since then innumerable beauties and famous photographers behind the camera stood. Here we show the best pictures since 1964.
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