Jean Patchett by Erwin Blumenfeld, 1946

Jean Patchett by Erwin Blumenfeld, 1946

spring training for Brooklyn Dodgers rookiesin Vero Beach, Floridaphoto by George Silk for LIFE Magazine, 1948

spring training for Brooklyn Dodgers rookies
in Vero Beach, Florida
photo by George Silk for LIFE Magazine, 1948

Max Ernst and Dorothea Tanning by Irving Penn, 1947

Max Ernst and Dorothea Tanning by Irving Penn, 1947

at the Ford Model Agencyphoto by Nina Leenfor LIFE Magazine, 1948

at the Ford Model Agency
photo by Nina Leen
for LIFE Magazine, 1948

James Steward by Richard C. Miller

James Steward by Richard C. Miller

Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, and a very concerned weimaraner. 

Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, and a very concerned weimaraner. 

photo by Nina Leenfor LIFE Magazine, 1942

photo by Nina Leen
for LIFE Magazine, 1942

Pearl Bailey by Carl Van Vechten, c. 1940s

Pearl Bailey by Carl Van Vechten, c. 1940s

Katherine Hepburn in The Philadelphia Story(dir. George Cukor, 1940)

Katherine Hepburn in The Philadelphia Story
(dir. George Cukor, 1940)

-Well Mary, here we are then. Don’t forget to dig those little toes right in. 
-Dammit, George.

photo by Ian Smith for LIFE MagazineBlackpool UK, 1945
 

-Well Mary, here we are then. Don’t forget to dig those little toes right in. 

-Dammit, George.

photo by Ian Smith for LIFE Magazine
Blackpool UK, 1945

 

photo by Gjon Mili, 1945for LIFE Magazine

photo by Gjon Mili, 1945
for LIFE Magazine

Diana Vreeland adjusts Marilyn Ambrose’s dressphoto by Richard Avedon, 1946

Diana Vreeland adjusts Marilyn Ambrose’s dress
photo by Richard Avedon, 1946

Degas’ Coney Islandphoto by Harold Feinstein, 1949

Degas’ Coney Island
photo by Harold Feinstein, 1949

for Montgomery Ward, 1943

for Montgomery Ward, 1943

Hollywood Pan-American Chess Tournament, 1945(the girl at far left is Julie London) 

Hollywood Pan-American Chess Tournament, 1945
(the girl at far left is Julie London)