Marilyn Monroe and Arthur Miller photographed by Sam Shaw, 1957

Henri Cartier-Bresson Queen Charlotte’s Ball, London, England, 1959 (via)

Backstage at the 1954 Pierre Balmain Couture show. Photos by Mark Shaw.

Eartha Kitt c. 1954

The Sisters G,  1930

"Don’t you know that a man being rich is like a girl being pretty? You wouldn’t marry a girl just because she’s pretty, but my goodness, doesn’t it help?"

Marilyn Monroe and Jane Russell in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

"Welly, welly, welly, welly, welly, welly, well. To what do I owe the extreme pleasure of this surprising visit?"

A Clockwork Orange (1971)

Black satin sheath evening dress designed by Givenchy for Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961) (via)

Katy Keene Pin up Parade issue #6 (1955)

Judy Garland on the set of The Wizard of Oz (1939)


1930s Lindy Hoppers

(via NYPL Digital Collection)