Saturday, October 29, 2016
NATIONAL RESONATOR GUITAR
Los Angeles 2001
Photo by Herb Ritts
This portrait of renowned photographer Herb Ritts (1952-2002) was featured in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum’s exhibit, Herb Ritts: The Rock Portraits on 2015.
Ritts photographed some of the world’s biggest music stars. He made startlingly intimate portraits that showed artists as the world had never seen them. Never-before-seen photographs of artists were featured in The Rock Portraits exhibit including David Bowie, Bob Dylan, Elton John, BB King, Prince, Rod Stewart and many more.
Herbert "Herb" Ritts Jr. was an American fashion photographer who concentrated on black-and-white photography and portraits, often in the style of classical Greek sculpture.