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Suzy Parker, Evening Dress by Lanvin-Castillo, Café des Beaux-Arts, Paris, August 1956

Artist:
Richard Avedon (American, New York 1923–2004 San Antonio, Texas)
Date:
1956, printed 1978
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
45.5 x 36 cm (17 15/16 x 14 3/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Parfums Nina Ricci, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.512.10
Rights and Reproduction:
© The Richard Avedon Foundation
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed in pencil, LL to LR: "Avedon// 18/75"; portfolio stamp and title stamp LL.
Parfums Nina Ricci

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Photographs from the 1940s and 1950s: Selections from the Collection," December 18, 1990–March 17, 1991.

From "Avedon/Paris", a portfolio of eleven photographs printed on the occasion of the Richard Avedon Retrospective Exhibition at the MMA 13 Sept - 5 Nov 1978.
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