This picture uses constrained visual language. There are only two objects on it: the mouth and the bee. The picture is very simple, but the meaning is very clear. The bee loves the lips. The reason is maybe lipstick is abstractive.
HELMUT NEWTON Elsa Peretti in Halston 'Bunny Girl' costume, New York, November gelatin silver print signed, titled and dated by photographer, numbered in another hand in pencil on verso 23 x 15 x Price realised GBP Christies 17 May London