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Premier Bal

1957
Richard Avedon (American, 1923–2004)


Dimensions

Image: 24.8 x 19.7 cm (9 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2004.2078

Medium or Technique

Photograph, gelatin silver print, with hand additions in gouache and airbrush

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Published in “Harper’s Bazaar,” September 1957

Inscription

Verso, top ctr, in blue ink: Premier Bal
Verso, LR, pencil: Bazaar Sept 1957 / p.221
Verso, LR, stamped in black ink: ...S BAZAAR

Provenance

Mr. John Eston; Staley-Wise Gallery, NYC; sold to MFA, December 15, 2004

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund

Copyright

Photograph Richard Avedon. Courtesy The Richard Avedon Foundation. Copyright © 1975 The Richard Avedon Foundation.