Extra info: 5 photos in C-Print.
Leaf: 30.5 cm high and 24 cm wide.
Statue: 23 cm high and 23 cm wide.
Printed in Purmerend by De Verijfers.
Edition: 25 copies.
Signed and numbered:
The edition was created in response to the invitation that Hellen van Meene received from The New York Times to photograph young film actresses in Los Angeles in February 2010, as part of the Oscar nominations.
The five portraits - Gabourey Sidibe, Carey Mulligan, Emily Blunt, Saoirse Ronan and Abby Cornish - are a selection of these photos. The full series was published in the newspaper's color magazine on February 21, 2010.
Gabourey Sidibe, in Precious,
Carey Mulligan, in An Education,
Emily Blunt, in The Young Victoria,
Saoirse Ronan, in The Lovely Bones,
Abby Cornish, in Bright Star.