ENGLISH, William. Venus With Severed Leg. A Portrait of Vivienne Westwood, 1975.
Aquarium Gallery, 2004. Limited edition box set of 12 previously unpublished photographs of Vivienne Westwood, taken by William English in 1975 at Westwood and Malcolm McLaren’s ‘Sex’ shop. Each photograph measures approx. 30cm by 25cm. The top photograph is signed by Vivienne Westwood in gold ink, all photographs have been signed and numbered by William English on verso. Includes short introductory essay by William English pasted to the inside cover of box. Photographs housed in a box composed of thermal blackout material, with loose crumpled title label and housed in a rubber envelope. A very good copy. Intended to be issued as a limited edition of 100 copies, although only about 40 copies were ever published.