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Lisa Fonssagrives on Park Avenue

New York, United States, 1949

Lisa Fonssagrives on Park Avenue, New York, United States, 1949
'Oxford flannel finger-tip coat: Newest of coat-lengths in one of the newest of not-blacks. Worumbo flannel with rolling velvet collar; skirt, same flannel, paler. Tilted hat. All designed by Hattie Carnegie.' Swedish-born model Lisa Fonssagrives photographed on Park Avenue for American Vogue, 1949. Fonnssagrives married the American photographer Irving Penn in 1950.

New York, United States, 1949

Publication

US Vogue

Decade

1940s

Category

Fashion

Model

Lisa Fonssagrives

Designer

Hattie Carnegie