Can you believe this previously unseen “before” shot of Audrey Hepburn in one of the most famous press stills from Breakfast At Tiffany’s? The image apparently inspired one draconian art director with a grease pencil to deem Hepburn’s legendary beauty not quite legendary enough. Yes, even women renowned the world for their unforgettable faces over have fine lines, stray hairs, even–gasp!–pores. Let’s look at it beside the more recognizable finalized image:
The shot comes courtesy a new coffee table book by Sarah Gristwood, which coincides with the film’s 50th anniversary.
(via The New York Post)