AUDREY HEPBURN DRESS WORN IN "FUNNY FACE"
SOLD ESTIMATE: $40,000 - $60,000 - December 14, 2002.
Evocative shots that take us back to Paris in 1956, where Audrey Hepburn and Fred Astaire are filming on location for the musical romance Funny Face – back in cinemas from 28 February.
Audrey Hepburn on location for Funny Face in 1956 in a perfectly accessorized yellow print dress.
Hepburn and Astaire on location at the Eiffel Tower
Hepburn and Astaire chat over coffee
Hepburn’s personal makeup artist Wally Westmore applies her mascara. He was known to separate each of her eyelashes with a sewing pin so that the results would look more defined on camera. Westmore also worked with Hepburn on Roman Holiday (1953) and Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)
Astaire and Hepburn chat on the set for a Boho Parisian café
Kay Thompson (who plays magazine editor Maggie Prescott), Astaire and Hepburn dancing underneath the Eiffel Tower
Fred Astaire and Audrey Hepburn at the Eiffel Tower, where the climax to the song ‘Bonjour Paris’ was filmed
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