"Once in a great while, at some precise moment in time, a great beauty and a great fashion come together - and the impact is historic. Such a fateful meeting is shown here."
Through the adoring lens of photographer Bert Stern in the October issue of Vogue magazine, the Italian actress, one of the world's great beauties of the time rests in Russian Crown sable by the furrier, Ritter Brothers.
And above,a 'flowing at-home coat' in black-dyed mink by Fredrica
Sophia Loren -
the furs for dolce far niente
Vogue October1, 1963
Photography: Bert Stern