Category: 1950s fashion

Jean Patchett at El Morocco nightclub in New Y…

Jean Patchett at El Morocco nightclub in New York, 1954, photo by Peter Basch

Ava Gardner, 1959

Ava Gardner, 1959

Actress Geraldine Brooks is fitted into an eve…

Actress Geraldine Brooks is fitted into an evening gown by designer Emilio Schuberth at his fashion house in Rome, 1951, photo by Robert Capa

Suzy Parker, Paris, 1952, photo by Georges Dam…

Suzy Parker, Paris, 1952, photo by Georges Dambier for Elle

Dorian Leigh wears a Jacques Griffe suit in a …

Dorian Leigh wears a Jacques Griffe suit in a photo by Georges Dambier for Elle, Paris, 1957

Dovima, 1956, photo by Richard Avedon

Dovima, 1956, photo by Richard Avedon

Gene Tierney, Venice, 1951

Gene Tierney, Venice, 1951

Model wears a Dior gown (designed by Yves Sain…

Model wears a Dior gown (designed by Yves Saint Laurent) in a photo by Willy Maywald,  Paris, 1958

Jean Patchett models a Dior gown and drape, Wa…

Jean Patchett models a Dior gown and drape, Washington DC, 1951

Portrait of Evelyn Tripp by Lillian Bassman fo…

Portrait of Evelyn Tripp by Lillian Bassman for Harper’s Bazaar