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$ 3,200

Elizabeth Taylor in Dior

Documentation Certificate of Authenticity
Period 1950-1979
W. 36 in; H. 24 in;
W. 91.44 cm; H. 60.96 cm;
Condition Excellent. Made to Order
Creation Date 1961 / 2017
Description Mark Shaw was sent by LIFE to photograph Elizabeth Taylor for the April 28, 1961 issue.
The images he took were never used for the article that celebrated her acceptance
of the Oscar for best actress of 1960 for her role as a semi-pro call girl in the movie
Butterfield 8. Shaw’s stunning portraits show Taylor in her Oscar ceremony finery,
a dress called “Soiree a Rio” from Dior’s Spring-Summer 1961 Haute Couture collection.

Image size 22" x 22"/Paper size 24" x 36", Edition of 30

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.

*Please note this image is available in 4 sizes. Prices increase as editions sell out.
Styles / Movements Color
Incollect Reference Number 191497
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