Selected Bibliography on Bacall & Designers highlighted in the Exhibition:

Bacall, Lauren. Lauren Bacall: by Myself. New York: Knopf, 1978.

Bacall, Lauren. By Myself and Then Some. New York: Harper Entertainment, 2005.

Bogart, Stephen Humphrey. Bogart: In Search of My Father. New York: Dutton, 1995.

Chenoune, Farid, and Laziz Hamani. Dior. New York: Assouline, 2007.

Dior, Christian, and Jérôme Hanover. Stars in Dior. New York: Rizzoli International Publications, 2012.

Hesse, Jean-Pascal. Pierre Cardin: 60 Years of Innovation. New York: Assouline, 2010.

Längle, Elisabeth. Pierre Cardin: Fifty Years of Fashion and Design. New York: Vendome Press, 2005.

Lee, Sarah. American Fashion: The Life and Lines of Adrian, Mainbocher, McCardell, Norell, and Trigère. New York: Quadrangle/New York Times Book Co, 1975.

Orban, Christine. Emanuel Ungaro. London: Thames & Hudson, 1999.

Quirk, Lawrence J. Lauren Bacall: Her Films and Career. Secaucus, N.J.: Citadel Press, 1986.

Remembering Lauren Bacall: 1924-2014. Life Books: New York, 2014.

Savignon, Jéromine, Bernard Blistène, Florence Müller, and Farid Chenoune. Yves Saint Laurent. New York: Abrams, 2010.

Saint Laurent, Yves, and Diana Vreeland. Yves Saint Laurent. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1983.

Ungaro, Emanuel, and Federico Fellini. Emanuel Ungaro. Milan: Electa, Gruppo GFT, 1992.


 Lauren Bacall Interviews and Archival Footage:

Click the “Playlist” in the upper left hand corner to see complete list of videos, ranging from 1979 to 2008.

Bacall and the Boys:

index The 1968 movie “Bacall and the Boys: The Fall Paris Collections,”  presents Lauren Bacall looking at the work of the fashion designers featured in this exhibition (Yves St. Laurent, Pierre Cardin, Emanuel Ungaro and Christian Dior’s Marc Bohan).

To schedule a screening, contact the Paley Center for Media, 25 West 52nd Street.


We would like to extend special thanks to Joshua Greene and Archive Images for the exhibition use of Bacall & The Boys, produced by Encompass Films and Greene-Eula Studios. The film clips featured in the exhibition have been made available from the private collection of Joshua Greene and