Peggy Fish wears satin and net bridal gown, 1926

Peggy Fish wears satin and net bridal gown, 1926 Condé Nast Archive:Corbis

Peggy Fish wears satin and net bridal gown, 1926

Condé Nast Archive/Corbis

Original caption: Peggy Fish wearing a satin and net bridal dress with ruche-trimmed neckline and dropped waist that makes a deep V, extending to form a ruche-trimmed cutaway skirt that flares open to reveal the legs; satin strapped slippers; triangular-shaped piece of starched Russian lace forms the front of the tulle headdress 1926

Photo Cecil Beaton 1946 Greta Garbo

Greta Garbo Photo Cecil Beaton Studio Archive

Greta Garbo

Photo Cecil Beaton

Studio Archive 1946

Cecil Beaton – 1940s Country of origin: UK.Career highlights: International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame 1970, knighted in 1972, Academy Award for Best Costume Design for both Gigi and My Fair Lady. Bio: Born in 1904 to a wealthy family, it was BeatonÕs nanny who introduced and taught him the basics of photography. As the staff photographer for Vanity Fair and Vogue in the 1920s, Beaton developed a unique style of posing sitters with unusual backgrounds. BeatonÕs work documented the famous, the beautiful and the eccentric, like Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo, Mick Jagger and Salvador Dali.IT – Cecil Beaton – 1940 Paese di origine: UK. Carriera evidenzia: International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame 1970, nominato cavaliere nel 1972, premio Oscar per i costumi sia per Gigi e My Fair Lady. Bio: Nata nel 1904 da una famiglia benestante, la Tata di Beaton che lo introdusse e gli insegnò le basi della fotografia. Come fotografo personale per Vanity Fair e Vogue nel 1920, Beaton ha sviluppato uno stile unico di posa con sfondi inusuali. Beaton Lavorò documentando il famoso, il bello e l’eccentrico, come Marlene Dietrich, Greta Garbo, Mick Jagger e Salvador Dalì.