Katharine Hepburn, 1940
Puce Moment (dir. Kenneth Anger – 1949)
An Ouled Nail woman in Algeria wears a tattoo that is customary for dancers, 1949. Photograph by Maynard Owen Williams, National Geographic Creative
Hedy Lamarr in “Ziegfield Girl”, c. 1941. Costume designed by Adrian Aldoph Greenberg.
Penn Station, NY, 1944
“I’ll make him suffer, body and soul!”
Veronica Lake- “I Married a Witch” 1942
Hillside houses overlook smoke-belching steel mills in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1949. Photograph by John E. Fletcher and Anthony B. Stewart, National Geographic Creative
Grete Stern :: no title, from Drems series, 1949
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My mother always called me an ugly weed, so I never was aware of anything until I was older. Plain girls should have someone telling them they are beautiful. Sometimes this works miracles.
Gentleman’s Agreement (1947) Dir. Elia Kazan
Mark Rothko, Untitled, Mid-1940′s, Watercolor
Betty Field aiming rifle in ‘The Shepherd of the Hills’, 1941
Rita Hayworth on the set of Gilda, 1946
Professor, I never quite realized in my amnesic state how lovely you are.Spellbound (1945) Dir. Alfred Hitchcock
Professor, I never quite realized in my amnesic state how lovely you are.
Spellbound (1945) Dir. Alfred Hitchcock
Joan Crawford in Mildred Pierce (1945)
Gene Tierney by Frank Powolny, 1942