Yves Saint Laurent draws fashion designs on blackboard

Made:
1957-11-22
maker:
Arthur Tanner
and
Arthur Tanner
and
Yves Saint Laurent draws fashion designs on blackboard
      A photograph showing Yves Saint Laurent (1936-2008) drawing fashion designs on a blackboard

Yves Saint Laurent draws fashion designs on blackboard A photograph showing Yves Saint Laurent (1936-2008) drawing fashion designs on a blackboard

A photograph showing Yves Saint Laurent (1936-2008) drawing fashion designs on a blackboard, taken in November 1957 by A Tanner for the Daily Herald.

Saint Laurent was an Algerian-born French fashion designer who worked for House of Dior before setting up his own fashion house in the 1960s. He is pictured here with Madame Marguerite Carré, head of the workrooms at Dior.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/12653
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford