Dior Gown with Fur Hat, Paris, 1954. One of Mark Shaw’s favorite photographs, this Christian Dior gown was published in 1954 in LIFE. The source for this image was a vintage black and white print. The approximate printed size in inches for this image will be:
10" x 14.25" (11" x 17" paper size),
14 " x 20" (17" x 22" paper size),
22" x 31" (24" x 36" paper size.)
The 44” Series approximate image size will be 40” x 50” (44” x 54” paper size.)
Oversize packing and shipping fees will apply. Please contact the archive for details.
Mark Shaw is best known for his photographs of Jacqueline and John F. Kennedy, which he shot originally for LIFE magazine and later as the Kennedys’ “unofficial” family photographer. He developed a strong friendship with JFK and Jackie and regularly visited the White House during their time there. But Mark Shaw was first and foremost a Fashion and Advertising photographer whose freelance assignments for LIFE magazine had him photographing some of the most notable celebrities of the 1950′s.
All Mark Shaw prints are made to order in limited editions on Hahnemϋhle photo rag paper. Each print is Estate stamped on the back and signed and numbered by David Shaw, and accompanied by a letter of authenticity. Lead time is four to six weeks, but sometimes sooner. *Please note this image is available in 3 sizes. Prices increase as editions sell out.