The hairstylist worked with legions of well-known women, photographers and magazine editors.
Through the decades, Beard took photographs, published books, kept artistic journals and championed environmentalism.
In the end, 158 of the 168 lots were sold, including such leading ones as Peter Beard’s “Running Giraffe” that sold for $60,000.
What started as a mimeographed poll mailed to 50 fashion insiders has morphed into a digital survey of 2,000 in-the-know style arbiters.
The intercontinental Radziwill’s many pursuits and interests included interior design, acting, art and travel.
Style-setter and sophisticate Lee Radziwill created her own sense of self beyond her famous sister Jackie O.
The years-long legal battle over the designer’s estimated $55 million estate continues.
One of the most alluring offerings of the auction are the detailed letters, notes and sketches that the former first lady exchanged with the designer to craft her White House image.
A 1987 Rolls-Royce, a nine-page letter from Jackie Kennedy and a Louis XVI mahogany bureau are among the 750-plus lots that Doyle plans to auction on June 27.
Marianne Cassini was held in civil contempt after refusing to turn over financial statements and business records to a court-appointed receiver.
In honor of its 70th anniversary, Talbots has created a seven-piece collection that features a modernized iconic look inspired by each of the past seven decades.