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'Stripping down to the very soul of the sitters': The 2017 Pirelli calendar is here — and it's beautiful

'Stripping down to the very soul of the sitters': The 2017 Pirelli calendar is here — and it's beautiful

“The ideal of perfect beauty promoted by society is something that simply can’t be attained.” 

So says photographer Peter Lindbergh, who has captured striking images of Robin Wright, Nicole Kidman, Julianne Moore, Uma Thurman and others that are pretty close to perfection — and compiled in the 2017 Pirelli calendar, titled “Emotional.”

“My aim was to portray women in a different way,” says Lindbergh, who snapped his shots in May and June. “And I did it by calling in actresses who’ve played an important role in my life, getting as close...

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