Dovima With Elephants distills that shift by juxtaposing the spectacle and strength of the elephants with Dovima’s beauty—and the delicacy of her gown, which was …
May 16, 2009 · The above picture,”Dovima with the Elephants” was taken by Avedon at the Cirque d’hiver, Paris, in August 1955. The dress was the first evening dress designed for Christian Dior by his new assistant, Yves Saint-Laurent.
Dovima was discovered on a sidewalk in New York by an editor at Vogue, and had a photo shoot with Irving Penn the following day. She worked closely with Richard Avedon , whose photograph of her in a floor-length black evening gown with circus elephants— Dovima with the Elephants  —taken at the Cirque d’hiver , Paris , in August 1955, has
Dovima with Elephants, 1955 – Richard Avedon, from the Photography Book. As we further expand our fashion list it seems like an opportune moment to take a look at the fashion photography of Richard Avedon, specifically Dovima with Elephants, his infamous fashion photograph taken …
“Dovima with Elephants,“ originally published in the September 1955 issue of Harper’s Bazaar, is the photographic incarnation of a beauty and the beasts. It features a girl from Queens with
Avedon photographed the model known as Dovima (born Dorothy Virginia Margaret Juba) in a studio and various Paris locations, including the Cirque d’Hiver, where this image was shot. He later recounted, “I saw the elephants under an enormous skylight. . . .
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Available for sale from IFAC Arts, Richard Avedon, Dovima with Elephants (1955), Silver gelatin print, 14 × 11 in
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Mar 16, 2016 · She worked closely with Richard Avedon, whose photograph of her in a floor-length black evening gown with circus elephants—”Dovima with the Elephants”—taken at …
Shot in August 1955 by Richard Avedon in the Cirque d’Hiver in Paris, “Dovima with the Elephants” featured the model wearing the first evening dress designed for Christian Dior by his new
Sep 22, 2008 · Dovima with elephants, evening dress by Dior, Cirque d’Hiver, August 1955 This photo by Richard Avedon is well-known for a reason. At the time, the contrast between the dirty elephants and the clean, elegant model was unheard of.