Vincent-Rossell

Audrey Hepburn and William Holden on the set of Paris When it Sizzles. Photograph by Vincent Rossell, 1962.

“This was the only film my mother ever described as ‘not as good’ as the rest of her work.  It was, nevertheless, a joy to make, which is why she often told me not to correlate the experience of making the movie with its outcome.” - Sean Ferrer, Audrey Hepburn, An Elegant Spirit.

The actress Audrey Hepburn photographed with the actor William Holden by Vincent Rossell near the Eiffel Tower (in French: “La Tour Eiffel”), during a break in the filming of their new movie “Paris - When It Sizzles”. Paris (France), October 1962.

Audrey was wearing:

  • CoatGivenchy (of beige wool with buttons of resin in the same color, of his collection for the Autumn/Winter 1959/60).

Note: Her hairstyle was created and done by Alexandre de Paris.

The actress Audrey Hepburn photographed by Vincent Rossell in Paris (France), during a break in the filming of “Paris - When It Sizzles”, in August 1962.

Audrey was wearing: 

  • DressGivenchy (sleeveless, of silk linen in the orange color, a ribbon at the waist in the same tissue of the dress, created specially for the wardrobe of her character Gabrielle Simpson).
  • HatJean Barthet (of straw painted in the ecru color, created specially for the wardrobe of her character Gabrielle Simpson).

The actress Audrey Hepburn photographed by Vincent Rossell at the Studio de Boulogne in Paris (France), during a break in the filming of “Paris - When It Sizzles”, in July 1962.

Audrey was wearing:

  • EnsembleGivenchy (three-piece: a sleeveless blouse of white silk linen and a suit of soft wool in a beautiful shade of green, short coat with raglan sleeves and buttons of resin and skirt with a pleat in the front part and detail of two fake pockets, created specially for the wardrobe of her character Gabrielle Simpson).

The actress Audrey Hepburn photographed by Vincent Rossell in Paris (France), during the filming of her new movie “Charade”, in December 1962.

Audrey was wearing:

  • SuitGivenchy (of red wool, short coat with buttons coated with pom poms in red silk yarns and skirt, an exclusive version created for the wardrobe of her character Regina Lampert from the same model, original in black wool, of his collection for the Autumn/Winter 1962/63).
  • HatGivenchy (model pillbox lined with white felt, created specially for the wardrobe of her character Regina Lampert).
  • HandbagHermès (of black crocodile, purchased by Audrey in 1961).

The actress Audrey Hepburn photographed by Vincent Rossell at the Studios de Boulogne, located on Avenue Jean-Baptiste-Clément, in Boulogne-Billancourt, a commune in the western suburbs of Paris (France), during the filming of “Paris- When It Sizzles”, in August 1962.

Audrey was wearing:

  • Suit: Givenchy (of soft wool in a beautiful shade of pea green, short jacket, collarless and with ¾ sleeves in the raglan style, single-breasted with buttons of resin in the same color, and skirt slightly in A-line, with a pleat in front and in back, and detail of two flaps, creating the illusion of two fake pockets, both pieces lined with silk shantung in the same shade, part of a three-piece with a sleeveless blouse of white silk linen with detail of lateral vents, created specially for the wardrobe of her character Gabrielle Simpson).

Notes: Her hairstyle (called “Imperial chignon“) was created by Alexandre de Paris and done by Dean Cole, and her makeup was done by Frank McCoy.

The actress Audrey Hepburn (as Regina Lampert) photographed with the actor Cary Grant (Peter Joshua) by Vincent Rossell at the Théâtre de Guignol, on the Jardin des Champs-Elysées, during the filming of “Charade”. Paris (France), November 1962.

Audrey was wearing:

  • CoatGivenchy (of red wool, raglan sleeves, created especially for her wardrobe in this film).
  • HandbagHermès.

The actress Audrey Hepburn (as Jo Stockton) photographed by Bud Fraker in Paris (France), during the filming of her new movie “Funny Face”, in June 1956.

Audrey was wearing:

  • CoatHermès.
  • PantsRose Bertin (of black twill cotton, of the collection for the Autumn/Winter 1955/56).
  • LoafersTod’s.

The actress Audrey Hepburn photographed by Vincent Rossell at the Studio de Boulogne for the publicity of “Charade”. Paris (France), January 1963.

Audrey was wearing:

  • SuitGivenchy (of red tweed, short coat with buttons of golden metal and skirt, of his collection for the Autumn/Winter 1962/63).
  • HatGivenchy (model pillbox lined with white mink, of his haute couture collection for the Autumn/Winter 1962/63).