1948 – 1949
8 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Fashion presentation featuring nine models wearing evening dresses in front of a painted backdrop that is signed by Cecil Beaton. Although the setting looks similar to photographs of a Traina-Norell fashion presentation held in Palm Beach in 1949, it is not known where this photograph was taken, or how many of the designs shown here were produced by Traina-Norell. This photograph was part of a larger scrapbook that can be found in Box OSx-3, Folder 6.
Kellen Design Archives
box 5, folder 2
Norman Norell; Traina-Norell (Firm); Cecil Beaton. Fashion Presentation Featuring Traina-Norell Evening Gowns and Painted Backdrop .
1948 – 1949. Norman Norell collection; Scrapbooks (KA0035.03). New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 21 Jul 2019
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