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Suzy Parker was beautifully photographed in Paris by Richard Avedon for the September 1956 Bazaar magazine:
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Robin Tattersall & Suzy
Cape by Dior

Robin Tattersall & Suzy
Coat by Dior

Suzy & Gardner McKay
Hat by Fath

Gown by Balmain

Robin Tattersall & Suzy
Gown by Dior

Gardner McKay & Suzy
Gown by Lanvin-Castillo

I was reading through the excellent book, Avedon Fashion: 1944-2000 by Carol Squiers and Vince Aletti (New York: Abrams, 2009). Interestingly, the men posing with Suzy Parker were not professional models: Robin Tattersall was an English medical student, and Gardner McKay was an American actor.

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