Vanity Fair in the age of dizzying, glittering hedonism | September 1924
Vantity Fair’s Gatsby Glamour | Joséphine Baker
A collection of portraits and illustrations from V.F. during the Jazz Age. Enjoy, old sport.
That Golden Steady Roar | Carey Mulligan as Daisy Buchanan in The Great Gatsby
Photograph by Mary Ellen Mark
Anyone got a stamp?
“Hang in and hang on.” -Dave Brubeck, 1920-2012
Photograph by Annie Leibovitz
Preservation Hall, that happy old jalopy of a joint, turned 50 this year. We talk about it here—or you can listen to some classic tracks recorded there, here.
To whet your appetite: this Dixielandized version of “I’ll Fly Away,” which we adore, from American Legacies: Preservation Hall Jazz Band with the Del McCoury Band (2011).
Ava Gardner photographed by Milton Greene, 1954
Marilyn Monroe c. 1952
It was great to work with my old friend Bruce Weber on this Vanity Fair shoot. Hadn’t seen him...
Bette Davis in The Cabin in the Cotton (1932)
Breakfast at Tiffany’s (1961)
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