© David LaChapelle Courtesy Fred Torres Collaborations
Alexander McQueen; Isabella Blow
by David LaChapelle Click on the links below to find out more
C-type colour print, 1996
28 7/8 in. x 39 7/8 in. (734 mm x 1012 mm)
This double portrait of the enfant terrible of British fashion and his friend and muse, was published as part of a feature in the March 1997 'Swinging London' edition of Vanity Fair, which also included articles on Damien Hirst, the Spice Girls and Tony Blair. LaChapelle's photograph was taken at Hedingham Castle, Essex. Dubbed 'The Provocateurs' by editor David Kamp, the pair are dressed in McQueen and Blow's hat is by milliner Philip Treacy.
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