THE WIZARD OF OZ In the original novel, Dorothy wore silver shoes, but her ruby slippers in the film are now among the most treasured and valuable of film memorabilia. FACT: A number of pairs were made for the film (though no one knows exactly how many) and five pairs are known to have survived - one of these was stolen in 2005 and never found again.
Matisse, Henri, "Red Room (Harmony in Red)," 1908. Hermitage Museum. The simplified and schematized objects and flattened out forms in Matisse's Red Room (Harmony in Red) are painted with rich and intense colors that are selected and juxtaposed to generate a feeling of warmth and comfort.
"A Look Back" is a daily column that highlights a moment from fashion's fabulous past. Today's pick is a photo of icon Audrey Hepburn with photographer Richard Avedon at the 8th Annual CFDA awards on June 9, 1989. His tux, her feathers: this photo embodies glamour.