Category: classic

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

Mrs. Dan Platt Caulkins [right] and her daughter, Miss Wendy Burden. (Photo by Horst P. Horst for Vogue, 1948

Audrey Hepburn photographed (at the Studio de Boulogne) by Douglas Kirkland in Paris – November, 1965

Jean Shrimpton, Wall Street, Borgana, 1964, for Douglas Simon, photographed by William Helburn

Milla Jovovich by Calliope Grigorieva, 1992

Lilian Marcusson photographed by Erwin Blumenfeld for the cover of  Vogue (US), January 1st 1951


Scan of Sotheby’s catalog for the auction of Gianni Versace’s Lake Como residence, Villa Fontanelle. 

Dirty clothes never stayed on the floor for more than a few seconds and beautiful gowns kept arriving, I had this fantasy that I was in an Antonioni film. I felt like a spoilt princess.  The Versaces really know how to live.
                                             – Madonna, UK Vogue, October 1997.

Dorian Leigh, Evening Dress by Piguet, Helena Rubinstein Apartment, Ile Saint-Louis, Paris. August, 1949

Photo by Richard Avedon.