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    Sale 12275

    Photographs

    20 May 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 64

    Richard Avedon (1923-2004)

    Suzy Parker, Evening Dress by Dior, Paris Studio, August 1956

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Richard Avedon (1923-2004)
    Suzy Parker, Evening Dress by Dior, Paris Studio, August 1956
    gelatin silver print, printed 1981, flush-mounted on linen
    signed, numbered '5/25' in ink, titled, dated, stamped edition numbers and copyright credit (flush mount, verso)
    image/sheet/flush mount: 40 x 32 ½ in. (101.6 x 82.5 cm.)
    This work is number 5 from the edition of 25.


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    Literature

    US Harper's Bazaar, October 1956;
    Richard Avedon, Avedon Photographs 1947 – 1977, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York, 1978, p. 128.