Battle of Versailles Fashion Show, Set of Three Vintage Ge...
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DescriptionBattle of Versailles Fashion Show, Set of Three Vintage Gelatin Silver Print Photographs (Bill Cunningham, 1973)
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This set includes an assortment of gelatin silver print photographs each presented in a black frame with a mat under acrylic. Printed in 1973. Provenance acquired by the Neiman Marcus Collection directly from Bill Cunningham.
Bill Cunningham (17" x 21" x 2" framed, with Bill Cunningham reproduction stamp on verso)
Karen Bjornson (16" x 18" x 1.25" framed, 8" x 10" photo unframed, with Bill Cunningham reproduction stamp on verso)
Deanna Lambert, Billie Blair, Liza Minnelli, Carla Monte, and Nancy North, (16" x 18" x 1.25" framed, 8" x 10" photo unframed, with Bill Cunningham reproduction stamp on verso)
The Karen Bjornson and Deanna Lambert, Billie Blair... photographs show signs of handling such as soft creases, smudges, and minor scratches. Not examined out of frame. The frames are in great condition with minor signs of handling.
The Battle of Versailles Fashion Show was a legendary fashion event and benefit that took place on November 28, 1973. Held at the Palace of Versailles, French designers Yves Saint Laurent, Emanuel Ungaro, Hubert de Givenchy, Marc Bohan, and Pierre Cardin went against American designers Oscar de la Renta, Roy Halston, Bill Blass, Anne Klein, and Stephen Burrows in an epic showdown to see which country had the best designers. Nearly seven hundred guests attended including notables such as Princess Grace, Liza Minnelli, Josephine Baker, Andy Warhol, and more.
Property from The Neiman Marcus Collection.
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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500.
1 - Like New, shows little to no evidence of wear, age or handling.
2 - Exceptionally well-maintained, very minor signs of use, wear, age, or handling.
3 - Pre-Loved, gently used with slight signs of wear. See extended condition report for details.
4 - Pre-Loved, exhibits signs of wear and regular use. See extended condition report for details.
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