Vogue, May 1, 1947 One of Irving Penn's most famous tableaux, often referred to as "The Twelve Beauties." At this sitting Penn first fell in love with wife-to-be Lisa Fonssagrives, sixth from left. Photographed by Irving Penn
Woman in Palace, Marrakech, Morocco, 1951 Photographer: Irving Penn Model: Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn
British Vogue - August 1940 - ph. Horst, model Lisa Fonssagrives. Horst's idea of featuring the model in different positions to spell out the title was reused in June 1991 to celebrate Vogue's 75th birthday. This month's cover girl would later marry famed Vogue contributor, Irving Penn, in 1947.
Irving Penn, Lisa Fonssagrives in coat by Balenciaga Paris, Vogue, 1950