Nina Leen for LIFE magazine, 1950.
Topic: 1950s fashion
Nina Leen for Life Magazine, 1951
Evelyn Tripp for Harper’s Bazaar, 1950, by Frances Pellegrini
Evelyn Tripp by Clifford Coffin 1954.
Gordon Parks and Herbert Gehr, January, 1950
Suzy Parker wearing Balenciaga for Conde Nast, 1953
Model Dorian Leigh for Moddess, 1952 (The women in the tapestry look kind of busted next to Dorian Leigh, don’t they? They do.)
Jean Patchett and Earnest Hemingway by Clifford Coffin for Vogue, 1950
Norman Parkinson for Vogue, 1950
Model Dorian Leigh for designer Jean Pattou, 1955
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Audrey Hepburn and Art Buchwald, 1959, dresses by Balmain
Lillian Bassman, 1950s
From Vogue, 1955