Model Alla Paris, 1955

Paris, 1955 This black sheath evening gown by Christian Dior is one of the most striking fashions in the new Paris collections. It is narrowed to pencil slimness below the knees, accenting the top in the way of the French couture for fall and winter.

Paris, 1955 This black sheath evening gown by Christian Dior is one of the most striking fashions in the new Paris collections. It is narrowed to pencil slimness below the knees, accenting the top in the way of the French couture for fall and winter. – Sophia Upgrade This gown was the first evening dress designed for Christian Dior by his new assistant, Yves Saint-Laurent – From the book: Avedon Fashion 1944-2000

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Photo Richard Avedon