Model in Home of Christian Dior 1953 Artist: Mark Shaw Socialite Sophie Malgat in a gray Dior ball gown in the sunroom. Originally part of an assignment for November 1953 issue of LIFE magazine.

elegance of 1954

Givenchy, 1954 by Richard Avedon.his fashion photography was brilliant but his portrait work was something totally different. He could draw something of the portraits he did of celebrities.

Cheers dear! Elegant ladies at a cocktail party - cocktail hour black & white photo.

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