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By David Wills
A attractive photographic compilation showcasing Audrey Hepburn’s iconic occupation within the 1950s—the decade that solidified her position as one of many world’s maximum stars in movie and fashion.
Devoted to her so much influential decade, Audrey: The 50s brings jointly in a single quantity the attract and style that made Audrey Hepburn the main iconic determine in smooth type historical past. Photographed through the early days of her occupation, either at the units of Roman vacation, Sabrina, humorous Face, and different vintage movies, and in style picture shoots through most sensible photographers who loved and immortalized her, those attractive black-and-white and colour photos radiate with Audrey’s waifish allure, airy attractiveness, and easy style.
Renowned writer, curator and photographic preservationist David Wills has conscientiously chosen this choice of 200 museum-quality pictures that seize Audrey in her best as by no means prior to. Audrey: The 50s screens this superstar at her brightest, and brings her legacy into ideal focus.
Among the highlights:
- Rare and vintage pictures digitally restored from classic photographic prints, unique studio negatives and transparencies.
- Never-before-seen exposure pictures, scene stills and paintings photographs from the units of Roman vacation, Sabrina, humorous Face, Love within the Afternoon, and The Nun’s Story.
- Previously unpublished "posed candids" of Audrey at home.
- Beautifully restored ads, fan journal layouts, foreign movie posters and foyer cards.
- Quotes from photographers, administrators, and costars, together with William Holden, Gregory Peck, Fred Astaire, Billy Wilder, King Vidor, William Wyler, Edith Head, Hubert de Givenchy, Richard Avedon, Cecil Beaton, and Audrey herself.
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