In memoriam: Alber Elbaz

Tim Walker. Alber Elbaz with model in Lanvin, 2009
Alber Elbaz with model in Lanvin, 2009. Photo: Tim Walker. Image: The New Yorker.

Farewell to Alber Elbaz, the beloved designer for Guy Laroche, Saint Laurent, and Lanvin.

Read his New York Times obituary.

Chaque femme est une apparition: Carmen Kass photographed by Jean-Baptiste Mondino for Guy Laroche by Alber Elbaz Fall 1998 advertising campaign
Alber Elbaz for Guy Laroche Fall 1998 advertising campaign. Model: Carmen Kass. Photo: Jean-Baptiste Mondino. Image: Vogue Archive.