Category: 40s

Marilyn Monroe then known as Norma Jeane Mortenson poses for a portrait in 1946 in Los Angeles – Photo by Richard C. Miller

Carmen Face Massage, 1946 – Ph. Horst P. Horst

Suit and Headdress by Schiaparelli, 1947 – Ph. Horst P. Horst

Young Velvets, Young Prices, Hat Fashions, Fashion models wear a variety of hats on the roof of the Condé Nast building on Lexington Avenue. With a view of the Chrysler and Empire State buildings in Manhattan, New York, US, October 15, 1949 – Ph. Norman Parkinson

L’Enfer, 1946 – Ph. Robert Doisneau

Marilyn Monroe, 1946 – Ph. Earl Moran

Marlene Dietrich waiting for the news of the end of World War II over the ticker in a recording studio in Beverly Hills, California, August 1945 – Ph. Martha Holmes

Betty McLaughlin, ca. 1940 – Ph. Louise Dahl-Wolfe

Charles James Dresses, New York, 1948 – Ph. Cecil Beaton

Carmen Dell’Orefice for Vogue, photographed by Norman Parkinson, 1949