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    • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)

    On An Island With You

    1948

    Costume seen on Esther Williams as Rosalind Rennolds

    • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
    • Virgil Apger

    Promotional Image

    1949

    Costume seen on Ava Gardner

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About the Costume

Esther Williams first wore this extraordinary lace outfit as Rosalind Rennolds in the 1948 film On an Island With You. Ava Gardner wore the piece the following year for an MGM promotional photo shoot by Virgil Apger.

About the Costume

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Additional Images

About the Costume

Esther Williams first wore this extraordinary lace outfit as Rosalind Rennolds in the 1948 film On an Island With You. Ava Gardner wore the piece the following year for an MGM promotional photo shoot by Virgil Apger.

Esther Williams first wore this extraordinary lace outfit as Rosalind Rennolds in the 1948 film On an Island With You. Ava Gardner wore the piece the following year for an MGM promotional photo shoot by Virgil Apger.

Credits

Sighting Credit:
  • The Blonde At The Film
Photos provided by:
Costume Designer:
  • Irene

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