It is always the dress; it is never, never the girl. I’m just a good clothes hanger.

-Lisa Fonssagrives

Woman in Palace (Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn), Marrakech, Morocco © Irving Penn, 1951

Woman in Palace (Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn), Marrakech, Morocco © Irving Penn, 1951

Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn, February Vogue © Irving Penn, 1950

Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn, February Vogue © Irving Penn, 1950

Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn © Irving Penn

Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn © Irving Penn

Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn, Harlequin Dress © Irving Penn, 1950

Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn, Harlequin Dress © Irving Penn, 1950

Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn © Irving Penn, 1949

Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn © Irving Penn, 1949

Lisa Fonssagrives © Irving Penn

Lisa Fonssagrives © Irving Penn