Mario Testino will start selling a series of life-size Kate Moss portraits today at an exhibition held at Phillips de Pury & Co' s London. The collection, entitled Kate Who, will feature a number of unseen Moss photographs.
"Kate represents the ultimate kind of woman - an icon of our times," Testino told the Telegraph.
In total, 18 iconic shots of the supermodel will be up for sale. Each has been enlarged to life-size proportions, of which only two or three copies are available. Although the gallery refused to comment on prices, Phillips previously managed to sell a smaller image of Keith Richards and Mick Jagger for a sizeable £49,250 - the record for a Testino photograph.
Selected works by Mario Testino will be on view and for sale from July 5-16 at Phillips de Pury and from July 16 at the Saatchi Gallery, both in London.
Kate Moss and Mario are also collaborating on a photographic tome, which will be published by Taschen. (shown above)
Only 1,500 signed copies of the 128-page boxed hardcover book will be produced - making it an exclusive addition to any library. It will sell for approximately £305 and is available July 25.
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Photographer: Martin Tremblay
Stylist: Peter Papapertrou