folder 9 - Jacques Fath, 1954-1955

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Jacques Fath, 1954-1955


  • 1954-1955 (Creation)

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Jacques Fath (1912-1954) was a French fashion designer. In 1936, Fath established his fashion house, but then went on to serve in the French army in World War II. After the war, Fath added a perfume line in 1945 and expanded his business to the United States, dressing famous actresses and socialites. Fath is considered to be part of the "big three" post-war Parisian designers, along with Dior and Balmain.

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Photographer for Harper's Bazaar.

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The series is comprised of 13 black and white photographs.

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