Charles James Vogue, October 15, 1949

Charles James vogue - Photo Irving Penn, Vogue, October 15, 1949

Mary Jane Russell in a “full-length evening coat with its own angles,” from 1949. “So geometrical is Charlie James,” Virginia Woolf once wrote in a letter, “that if a stitch is crooked . . . the whole dress is torn to shreds.”


© Irving Penn


 

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Model in Charles James 1956

A model wearing a exaggerate silhouette of silk dress, designed by Charles James 1956 Nina Leen

A model wearing a exaggerate silhouette of silk dress, designed by Charles James 1956

Photo Nina Leen

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A Model waiting to go on at fashion show; in background, designer Charles James is standing on steps with models wearing dresses from his collection 1950 Photo Eliot Elisofon

A Model waiting to go on at fashion show; in background, designer Charles James is standing on steps with models wearing dresses from his collection 1950

Photo Eliot Elisofon