This black and white image captures Italian actress Sophia Loren in a relaxed and intimate moment during a lunch break in Rome in 1955. She is shown sitting in an Italian restaurant, surrounded by photos of cinema and actors lining the walls of the room. Loren is enjoying a plate of pasta, with fork and spoon in hands and a glass of wine already prepared. Her hair is styled in a classic 1950s bouffant, and she is wearing a simple blouse and hoop earrings. The photograph exudes a sense of warmth and familiarity, as if the viewer is sharing a meal with Loren herself. Overall, the image captures the essence of Italian cuisine and culture, while also showcasing Loren's natural beauty and charm.