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The Verdant Legacy of Irving Penn's Flowers
Rose 'Fritz Nobis', London, 1970 by Irving Penn
French artist Rachel Lévy photographs flowers that are past their prime: wilting, fading and revealing visible signs of decay. Nonetheless, captured in the last fleeting moments before perishing, they are strikingly beautiful.