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Dorian Leigh, Evening Dress by Piguet, Helena Rubinstein Apartment, Ile Saint-Louis, Paris, August 1949

Artist:
Richard Avedon (American, New York 1923–2004 San Antonio, Texas)
Date:
1949, printed 1978
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
36.1 x 45.5 cm. (14 3/16 x 17 15/16 in.)
Classification:
Photographs
Credit Line:
Gift of Parfums Nina Ricci, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.512.5
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. "The Model as Muse: Embodying Fashion," May 6, 2009–August 9, 2009.

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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