Dior Black Suit (Tania)
Gelatin silver print
Copyright © by The Irving Penn Foundation
Penn took this photograph on his first fashion assignment in Paris. "He nails it on the first time out," says Broun. "Elegant silhouette, very reductive surroundings, very classic, iconic image that emblemizes fashion and style. This is just center of the note for Irving Penn."
Image courtesy of American Art Museum