Category: 40s fashion

Headshot of model, in a black fox beret with a purple velvet ribbon tilted over one eye, posed before a large clock. Photo by John Rawlings, Vogue Magazine, November 1st, 1942

Susann Shaw photographed by Horst P. Horst for Vogue, 1943

Hattie Carnegie for the cover of Vogue, photographed by Horst P. Horst,1940

Fashion moments from Carmen Miranda

Lena Horne (1943)

Carmen Miranda in her dressing room at the London Palladium Theatre, 1948.

William Powell and Myrna Loy publicity stills for “I Love You Again” (1940)

Orson Welles and Rita Hayworth publicity stills for The Lady From Shanghai (1947)

Adam Clayton Powell Jr. and Hazel Scott on their wedding day in Harlem on August 1, 1945.

Anna May Wong photographed by Carl Van Vechten on November 4, 1940.