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Antoinette Frissell Bacon, (1907-1988) was an American photographer, known for her fashion photography and World War II photographs.
She was called by Condé Montrose Nast to work for Vogue in 1931.
This photo was originally published by Harper’s Bazaar in 1947, and later by Sports Illustrated in 1955.
Mainbocher is a fashion label created by Main Rousseau Bocher (1890-1976). He was and American couturier and he worked in Paris and New York from 1930’s to 1960’s.
He designed Wallis Simpson’s wedding dress for her marriage with Edward VIII.
He created the “Mainbocher corset” that radically altered the undefined silhouette of the thirties.
Horst Paul Albert Bohrmann, best known as Horst P. Horst (1906-1999), was a German fashion photographer.
The first pictures on French Vogue appeared in 1931 and when war broke out in Europe he went to the United States.
Horst started to do series of photos illustrating the lifestyle of international high society when Diana Vreeland became editor-in-chief of American Vogue.
Martin Munkácsi, born Mermelstein Márton (1896-1963) was an Hungarian photographer.
He lived and worked also in Germany and in the United States.
He is known for his prints of sporting events, fashion, portraiture and political events.
In 1935 he spoke about his mantra “My trick consists of discarding all tricks”.