Shot for Vogue by Duffy in July 1961 on the steps of the Loggia Della Signoria. Marie Lise Gres poses between one of the Medici Lions and Benvenuto Cellini's 'Perseus with the Head of Medusa.'
The Image used was heavily cropped to focus on the Emilio Pucci dress but the full-frame reveals the flock of birds in the foreground with the stunning architecture surrounding the model.
The image was published in British Vogue for an article titled 'ITALY - Fashion with Brio.' The magazine was released on the 1st of September 1961 and can be seen here.
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