Staley Wise Gallery, New York
Dior's Sinuous Evening Line is marked high, like an Empire silhouette, then flows supplely against the figure, narrowing as it goes.
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Avedon and Brodkey, Avedon Photographs, 1947-1977, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1978, pl. 159 and back cover;
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125 Great Moments of Harper's Bazaar, The Hearst Corporation, 1993, pl. 3;
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