Penelope Tree enters Truman Capote 1966

Penelope Tree enters Truman Capote’s spectacular Black and White Ball at New York's Plaza Hotel, 1966, attended by film stars, socialites, artists, authors, writers and many powerful political figures - Corbis Archive

Penelope Tree enters Truman Capote’s spectacular Black and White Ball at New York’s Plaza Hotel, 1966, attended by film stars, socialites, artists, authors, writers and many powerful political figures 

29 Nov 1966, Manhattan, New York City, New York State, USA — Original caption: Penelope Tree took author Truman Capote at his word and wore a black dress with matching mask to his Black and White Ball at New York’s swanky Plaza Hotel. More than 450 people came to the private party – one of the most extravagant and elegant New York’s social circles had seen in a long while. — Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

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