Stylecouch’s Blog

THE MODEL AS MUSE

Posted in Art, Fashion by stylecouch on May 23, 2009

Iconoc models of the twentieth century have had great roles of inspiring and influencing the fashion within their respective eras. The exhibition which takes place in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC until 9th August features haute couture and ready-to-wear works from 1947-1997.

 

twiggy

Twiggy in Yves Saint Laurent by Bert Stern for Vogue, March 15, 1967

 

naomi

Naomi Campbell in Geoffrey Beene by Peter Lindbergh forVogue, June 1990
 

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Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, Tatjana Patitz, Christy Turlington and Cindy Crawford in Giorgio di Sant’Angelo by Peter Lindbergh for British Vogue January 1990

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  1. Kirsten said, on May 26, 2009 at 4:14 pm

    Those were the best models of their time. I particularly loved Linda Evangelista. Excellent graphics!


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