Sunday, November 20, 2011

Fabulous Photographer, David Seidner

The Debutante 1994
David Seidner is one of my favourite photographers so choosing works to put in this post has been quite a challenge.  David was an artist and his work really draws you in, his love of history is apparent, most of his inspiration comes from the past, and he continues to be an inspiration to many today.  Sadly David was taken too soon, claimed by Aids in 1999, had he lived, there is no doubt that he would have been one of the greatest artists/photographers around. 

To read a full biography on him go here.

Betty Lago, Chanel 1986


Jessye Norman, 1995

Betty Lago, Azzedine Alaia, 1986

Guitar 1985

Paloma Picasso, Jardin de Modes 1987

Daniela Stinea, 1987

Ahn Duong, YSL 1986

Rosima with Vase 1984

Anne Rohart, YSL 1983

For YSL 1983

Francine Howell, 1987

 Dragana Kunjadik, 1988

Jaques Fath, "Caran d'Ache" 1990

Taya Thurman Mme. Gres 1980

 Mme. Gres/Peinture, 1991

Suzanne McClelland 1994

Louise Neri, 1999

Honor Fraser, 1994

Alexandra Brown, 1994

Bernadette Jurkowski 1995


  1. Exellent beauty work:-)))*

    Such amazing work of painter....
    So fantastic big talent!!!

    Thank you so very much for share,

    Wish you a very good week,


  2. Another amazing collection of women, magically captured by a talented photographer. Thank you, Dash. Veronique (French Girl in Seattle)

  3. I knew nothing of him or his work...thank you Dash!

  4. This one too I saved to savour with a glass of wine. It seemed appropriate! Dash, I so appreciate that you always go beyond the obvious so whether you are familiar with the subject at hand or more knowledgable, there is always something new to discover. You put the bar higher and higher. And it is appreciated!

    I will look at this post often I think. I just find his work so ephemeral and yet so lasting.


  5. Yes I just LOVE his work - beautiful selections!!

  6. Wonderful images. The Jurkowski photo looks like an Ingres painting!

  7. Stunning work from an amazing photographer. My favorites are his photos done for YSL. So painterly. So hauntingly perfect. These images create worlds of beauty.

    Sadly, taken too soon.

  8. My inspiration and yes taken from us far too have done a great job choosing your favourites!!Must have taken you hours, I get lost in his pics absolutely beautiful.

  9. I think it would be wonderful to be named "Honor"... and live a wicked life!

  10. What an amazing talent this man was! Incredibly beautiful images.


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