Marilyn Monroe photographed by Sam Shaw, 1957.
Reading is the ultimate escape.
A boy reading in a ruined bookshop in London, after a night of heavy bombing. October, 1940.
Young mods, England, 1960s.
Léa Seydoux, photographed by Nan Goldin for V magazine, winter 2013.
Model reading in Orla Kiely presentation, Spring/Summer 2014.
Set amidst camping stoves, a dust-track floor and against a hazy safari terrain, Kiely’s spring/summer 2014 presentation was less practical outdoors, more preppy traveller. The printed short suits, buttoned shirt dresses and belted trenches all had subtle elements of explorer about them with their box-pleat flap pockets, epaulettes and khaki colour palettes.
Virginia Woolf and her sister Vanessa playing cricket.
Atomic Bomb Hairdo
Fay Wray, por William Mortensen
georgia may jagger photographed by venetia scott