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Seventy years ago today, Anne France Mannheimer later Anne Engelhard, then Annette Reed and today better known as Metropolitan Museum of Art Vice Chairman Annette de la Renta, was born in the south of France. Joyeux anniversaire et Joyeux Noël from Rogues’ Gallery, Mrs. de la! (photo of Annette, her first husband Samuel Pryor Reed and their daughter Beatrice Reed is from thepeakofchic blog. Though uncredited there, it is by Horst. P. Horst.)