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Muriel Maxwell, American Vogue, 1939. © Condé Nast / Horst Estate

Horst: Photographer of Style, V&A

Horst P. Horst was one of the leading photographers of the 20th century. During an illustrious 60-year career – working predominantly in Paris and New York – he produced some of the most famous and evocative fashion and society images of the period. He creatively traversed the worlds of photography, art, […]

by × September 15, 2014 × 0 comments

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Coco Chanel: The Legend And The Life

Coco Chanel: The Legend And The Life

The last book I read on the subject of ‘Coco’ Gabrielle Chanel was by French writer and former editor-in-chief of French Vogue, Edmonde Charles-Roux. Although packed full of fascinating information and indeed the definitive book on Chanel up until that point, I found Roux’s actual style of writing slightly irritating and at times unforgiving. […]

by × June 12, 2011 × 2 comments