Betty Catroux

Betty Catroux
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Anthony Vaccarello.

Musee Yves Saint Laurent Paris & SLRD Editions. Paris. 2020. Limited to 980 copies. Hardback, 4to; grey cloth-bound boards, title in black with Newton image pasted to front board, black slipcase. [c.120 pages.] B&w and colour photographs throughout. French & English. 310 x 235mm. 1.2kg. 9782491860011. Fine, in near fine slipcase; some slight surface wear to black slipcase.

A photo book documenting the style of Yves Saint Laurent's friend and muse Betty Catroux. Catroux has been photographed by many of the greats - Helmut Newton, Jeanloup Sieff, Horst, Jack Nisberg, Francois Halard, Annie Leibovitz, Steven Meisel, Paolo Roveri, David Sims - always perfectly attired in classic YSL. The book was published in a limited edition of 980 copies by Saint Laurent Rive Droite Editions. It coincided with the exhibition Betty Catroux, Yves Saint Laurent Feminine Singular held at the YSL Musee Paris and curated by YSL creative director Anthony Vaccarello.