David Bowie, a porcelain Doll styled in makeup and costume from the 'Ashes to Ashes' video. 1980 est l'année du succès planétaire avec l'album Scary Monsters qui atteint la première place des ventes dans pratiquement tous les pays d'Europe, avec notamment le titre Ashes to Ashes, où il se moque du Major Tom de Space Oddity.
David Bowie, Ashes to Ashes (1980). Pierrot is a stock character of pantomime and Commedia dell'Arte whose origins are in the late 17th-century Italian troupe of players performing in Paris and known as the Comédie-Italienne; the name is a hypocorism of Pierre (Peter), via the suffix -ot.
1977 A pared-down jeans-shirt ensemble for a performance on television programme Marc. After his theatrical Thin White Duke persona, Bowie moved to Berlin to rid himself of his drug additions and enjoy the city’s thriving art and music scene. He adopted a more stripped-back look, leaving the glitter behind him.