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Dovima in cape ensemble by Lanvin-Castillo, photo by Richard Avedon, Place Francois-Premier, Paris, August 1955 From the book: “Avedon Photographs 1947-1977”Pub. Farrar, Strauss & Giroux 1978
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Dovima in an ensemble by Lanvin-Castillo| Photographed by Avedon in Paris | August 1955 | vintage fashion photography
Dovima in cape ensemble by Lanvin Castillo. Photo by Avedon Place Francois Premier Paris August 1955 a grande elegãncia!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Dovima - I adore the style of the 50's ... women were shaped like women and DRESSED like women!!
Dovima modeling a Venezian gown in 1958 when she was expecting her daughter Alison.
Alison was born on the 14th of July of that year.
Dovima by Richard Avedon
this is how we dressed in the late 50's & 60's for weddings, etc. gloves and all...gowns always made by "Millie"
Ciao Bellissima - Vintage'licious; Dovima
Pierre LeDogge and his Pet Model "Dovima"---Pierre wanted to name his pet Model Dogima, but dogs are notoriously bad spellers, and the strange name stuck. Please note: Pet Model Dovima is struggling with her Blue-tooth.
Vintage Fashion: awesome ad from 1956.
Dovima, i met her son as pretty as she was. her real name is dorothy,virginia mary
I very much wish people still dressed like this. This is beautiful.
Imagine this print in grays, white and black, without the coat. that was my junior prom dress! Gorgeous 1950s
unusual but utterly delightful colour combo...shorten the skirt 2 feet and what do you have? A Tutu
Blue and green gown- from Ladies' Home Journal, December 1952