Talk Past event Thursday, 2 September 2021

Online Talk: Miss Dior: A Story of Courage and Couture

Join Justine Picardie and Oriole Cullen for a discussion of the inspiring life of Catherine Dior

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Past Event
Online Talk: Miss Dior: A Story of Courage and Couture photo

Christian Dior’s beloved younger sister inspired his most famous perfume, and was a hero of the French Resistance. Join V&A curator Oriole Cullen and author Justine Picardie, to discuss Catherine Dior and her influence on her brother, the subject of Justine’s new book.
This talk will be held using Zoom, and all ticket holders will receive a link to join the morning of the event.

Background image: Fantasy on the Dance Floor, Barbara Mullen, dress by Christian Dior, 1949. Photograph by Lillian Bassman. Copyright Estate of Lillian Bassman.