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By David Wills

A lovely photographic compilation showcasing Audrey Hepburn’s iconic profession 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 magnificence that made Audrey Hepburn the main iconic determine in smooth style heritage. Photographed in the course of the early days of her occupation, either at the units of Roman vacation, Sabrina, humorous Face, and different vintage movies, and in style photograph shoots through most sensible photographers who cherished and immortalized her, those appealing black-and-white and colour photos radiate with Audrey’s waifish attraction, airy attractiveness, and easy style.

Renowned writer, curator and photographic preservationist David Wills has rigorously chosen this number of 2 hundred museum-quality images that catch Audrey in her leading as by no means earlier than. Audrey: The 50s screens this celebrity at her brightest, and brings her legacy into ideal focus.

Among the highlights:

  • Rare and vintage photos digitally restored from classic photographic prints, unique studio negatives and transparencies.
  • Never-before-seen exposure photographs, scene stills and paintings pictures 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  • Previously unpublished "posed candids" of Audrey at home.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, overseas 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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