"I have the emotions of a child in the body of a woman. I was rushed into womanhood for the movies. It caused me long moments of unhappiness and doubt." - Elizabeth Taylor

Suzy Parker and Robin Tattersall (dress by Dior) Place de la Concorde, Paris, 1956. Photo by Richard Avedon (via)

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Richard Avedon, 1957

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Richard Avedon, 1957

Marlon Brando photographed by Richard Avedon, NYC, 1951

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Marilyn Monroe photographed by Richard Avedon, 1957

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Marilyn Monroe poses as Lillian Russell for Richard Avedon, 1958

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Marilyn Monroe poses as Theda Bara, photographed by Richard Avedon, 1958

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Marilyn Monroe photographed by Richard Avedon, 1957

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Marilyn Monroe as Clara Bow, photographed by Richard Avedon, 1958

Marilyn Monroe as Clara Bow, photographed by Richard Avedon, 1958

Jean Shrimpton photographed by Richard Avedon, 1968 (via)

Jean Shrimpton photographed by Richard Avedon for Harper’s Bazaar, April 1965 (via)

Jean Shrimpton photographed by Richard Avedon for Harper’s Bazaar Magazine April, 1965 (via)

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Richard Avedon, 1957 (via)