from The Great PretenderNatalia Vodianova by Steven Meiselfor Vogue, 2009

from The Great Pretender
Natalia Vodianova by Steven Meisel
for Vogue, 2009

from Fearless RedCarre Otis in Chanel boxing glovesphoto by Manuela Pavesi for Allure, 1992 

from Fearless Red
Carre Otis in Chanel boxing gloves
photo by Manuela Pavesi for Allure, 1992 

Kansai Yamamoto and Clive Arrowsmith, November 2012photo by Clive Arrowsmith

Kansai Yamamoto and Clive Arrowsmith, November 2012
photo by Clive Arrowsmith

Famke Janssen by Francis Giacobetti, 1985

Famke Janssen by Francis Giacobetti, 1985

Salieu Jalloh by Paul Maffi for Wonderland Magazine, 2010

Salieu Jalloh by Paul Maffi
for Wonderland Magazine, 2010

Yves Saint Laurent and Carla Bruniphoto by Jean-Marie Perier, 1998 

Yves Saint Laurent and Carla Bruni
photo by Jean-Marie Perier, 1998 

from Playful by the RulesAiste-Regina Kliveckaite by Damian Foxe for How To Spend It, 2012

from Playful by the Rules
Aiste-Regina Kliveckaite by Damian Foxe 
for How To Spend It, 2012

from Hello ClariceRuby Aldridge by Fanny Latour-Lambertfor Lurve, 2013

from Hello Clarice
Ruby Aldridge by Fanny Latour-Lambert
for Lurve, 2013

from Night’s New DecorRuve Watts by Graham Shearerfor Vogue Australia, 1989

from Night’s New Decor
Ruve Watts by Graham Shearer
for Vogue Australia, 1989

from the exhibition PUNK: Chaos to CoutureJohn Lydon by Ray Stevenson (Rex USA), 1976at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

from the exhibition PUNK: Chaos to Couture
John Lydon by Ray Stevenson (Rex USA), 1976
at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Bob Newhart at an Emmy rehearsalphoto by Alan Light, 1987

Bob Newhart at an Emmy rehearsal
photo by Alan Light, 1987

Maggie Siff and Katey Sagal photo credit: FX

Maggie Siff and Katey Sagal
photo credit: FX

Yvette Mimieux, c. 1950sphotographer unknown 

Yvette Mimieux, c. 1950s
photographer unknown 

graphic designer Seymour Chwast, c. 1970sphotographer unknown

graphic designer Seymour Chwast, c. 1970s
photographer unknown

When all candles be out, all cats be grey.
John Heywood (1497-1580)