Beautifully Lit Faces

A DigitalNZ Story by Courtney Johnston

I loathe having my photo taken. But if I had of lived in the 1940s/1950s, I think I would have been much more willing.

portraits, beauties, advertising, united states army, models, writers

Model wearing Chandelier necklace

Alexander Turnbull Library

Model wearing feather headpiece

Alexander Turnbull Library

Seated model

Alexander Turnbull Library

Mrs Sullivan

Auckland Libraries

Woman modelling hat with veil

Alexander Turnbull Library