Slim Aarons: Women explores the central subject of Slim Aarons’s career—the extraordinary women from the upper echelons of high society, the arts, fashion, and Hollywood. The book presents the women who most influenced Aarons’s life and work—and the other remarkable personalities he photographed along the way, including Audrey Hepburn, Jackie Kennedy, Diana Vreeland, and Marilyn Monroe, all featured in unforgettable photographs. The collection contains more than 200 images, the majority of which have not appeared in previous books, along with detailed captions written by one of Aarons’s closest colleagues. Showcasing beautiful women at their most glamorous in some of the most dazzling locations across the globe, Slim Aarons: Women is a fresh look at the acclaimed photographer through the muses who inspired his most incredible photographs. Also available from Slim Aarons: Poolside with Slim Aarons, Slim Aarons: Once Upon a Time, Slim Aarons: A Place in the Sun, and Slim Aarons: La Dolce Vita.
Author : Christopher Sweet
ISBN : UOM:39015062584928
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
File Size : 67.12 MB
Format : PDF, Mobi
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A compelling array of 250 full-color photographs captures the opulent world of the rich and famous and the international elite, including Aristotle Onassis, C. Z. Guest, the Aga Khan, Truman Capote, and other Hollywood notables, celebrities, royalty, moguls, and other luminaries, in the sequel to Slim Aarons--Once Upon a Time.
Girls in the Windows is the first book to survey the work of Ormond Gigli and looks behind the facade of that extraordinary photograph to understand its genesis and to celebrate its beauty and pathos, as well as to open the window onto the rest of Gigli's brilliant career. This handsome volume highlights a significant body of work, captures a vital aspect of the great age of photojournalism. It places in context an iconic image of the postwar era at the height of its prosperity and on the verge of transformation.