Never Before Seen Angelina Jolie’s Photo Could Fetch £35,000 at Christie’s Auction
Never before seen topless photo of Angelina Jolie with a white horse could fetch £35,000 when comes to the auction block next month. The 12-year-old picture shot by David LaChapelle will be offered at Christie’s on 15th May 2013.
Titled “Horseplay”, photo taken when Jolie was 25-years-old shows her topless with her head held back and hands caressing a white horse’s head as the animal nuzzles her chest, reported Sun Online. A tattoo of her ex-husband’s name Billy Bob that was erased after they divorced, can be seen on Jolie’s left arm. Two large tattoos on her stomach can be spotted as well.
One more photo of Jolie and Brad Pitt before they came out as couple will also be offered at auction. The black-and-white photo taken for W magazine in 2005 is expected to raise between £8,000 and £12,000. The picture features Jolie, Pitt and five children sitting around a dining table to pray before eating.
Both pictures are part of the Contemporary section of the sale that is highlighted by four works by controversial American photographer LaChapelle.
According to Christie’s the auction comprises 108 lots with estimates ranging from £1,500 to £70,000 and is expected to realise in the region of £1.5 million.