Portrait of Yves Saint Laurent looking thoughtful

Made:
1959-11-19
maker:
Unknown
and
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Portrait of Yves Saint Laurent looking thoughtful
      A photograph entitled 'Portrait of Yves Saint Laurent looking thoughtful'

Portrait of Yves Saint Laurent looking thoughtful A photograph entitled 'Portrait of Yves Saint Laurent looking thoughtful'

A photograph entitled 'Portrait of Yves Saint Laurent looking thoughtful', taken by an unknown photographer in November 1959 for the Daily Herald.

Saint Laurent (1936-2008)was an Algerian born French fashion designer who worked for House of Dior before setting up his own fashion house in the 1960s. Saint Laurent was in London to see how audiences and critics received the wardrobe he had created for the Roland Petit ballet 'Cyrano de Bergerac'.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/12655
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford