Friday, February 4, 2011

A Glamorous Life

In a grand, glamorous tradition...

Cristobal Balenciaga

Baron Nicholas "Niki" de Gunzberg

Gore Vidal

Hubert de Givenchy

Van Day Truex

Michael Greer

Roy Halston

We present, back by popular demand, Merle Bassett: The New York Years.





9 comments:

  1. Fabulosity overload, as usual!

    (At first I thought it was the other Michael Greer, a differen sort of fabulousness altogther!)

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  2. Man....check out the bespoke threads on some of these characters. Ain't they swell!

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  3. Some of the most elegant and suave men ever!

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  4. Not sure what Gore Vidal is doing among these tres chic fashion-plates. But isn't that a Carl Van Vechten photograph?

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  5. Halston is giving us his Garden of Gethsemane pose.

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  6. I could look at pictures of our Merle all day!

    @ An Open Book - Yep. It is a Van Vechten, I remember seeing it during research for an post on Carl over at my place.

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  7. Well that's just weird. Merle has my last name and I've never heard of him!

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  8. !!! WOW !!! These photographs are over the top incredible.

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