Andre Leon Talley with his then boss Eunice Johnson (Yves Saint Laurent is in the background) in 1981. Mrs. Johnson, who ran the Ebony Fashion Fair shows for decades, is featured in the Wall Street Journal’s Style section today: How a Couture Pioneer Changed Fashion.
Audrey Smaltz and Eunice Johnson watch as Karl Lagerfeld sketches a design in Italy. Ebony, January 1976.
Carol DiPasalegne and Eunice W. Johnson prepare to leave for Europe to buy fashions for the 1966 “Colorballoo” Ebony Fashion Fair show.
Yves Saint Laurent with Eunice W. Johnson in the 1980s, was one of the first designers to allow his fashions to be used in the pioneering Ebony Fashion Fair shows.
The venerable Mrs. Eunice Johnson with one of her Ebony Fashion Fair models in the 1960s.