Pro Photo Daily - Around the Net | Art News: Avedon Foundation Lists of "Errors' in Biography

By: David Schonauer
Publish Date: March 9, 2018, 6:38 a.m.

The Richard Avedon Foundation has released a list of what is says are more than 200 inaccuracies in the recently released unauthorized biography the photographer. The book, Something Personal, was written by Norma Stevens, Avedon’s longtime studio director, and Steven M. L. Aronson, a former book editor. The list can be accessed on the foundation’s website, notes The Art Newspaper. Among the alleged errors: Stevens’s claim that Avedon had a personal relationship with Marilyn Monroe.