Lot Content

Global notice COVID-19 Important notice
RICHARD AVEDON (1923-2004)
RICHARD AVEDON (1923-2004)

Dovima with Elephants, Evening dress by Dior, Cirque d'Hiver, Paris, 1955

Details
RICHARD AVEDON (1923-2004)
Dovima with Elephants, Evening dress by Dior, Cirque d'Hiver, Paris, 1955
gelatin silver print, printed later
signed, numbered '11/50' in ink, title, date, edition and copyright credit reproduction limitation stamps (on the reverse of the flush-mount)
image: 49½ x 40in. (125.8 x 101.6cm.)
sheet/flush-mount: 51 x 41 3/4in. (130 x 106cm.)
Literature
Harper's Bazaar, September 1955; Avedon and Brodkey, Avedon Photographs, 1947-1977, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1978, pl. 159 and back cover; Hall-Duncan, The History of Fashion Photography, Alpine Book Co., 1979, p. 137; Harrison and Bailey, Shots of Style: Great Fashion Photographs, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1985, cat. no. 7; Harrison, Appearances: Fashion Photography since 1945, Jonathan Cape, 1991, p. 73; Avedon, Evidence, 1944-1994, Random House, 1994, p. 53

Condition Report

If you wish to view the condition report of this lot, please sign in to your account.

Sign in
View condition report

More from 20/21 Photographs

View All
View All