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Yevonde Cumbers Middleton

Yevonde Cumbers Middleton (1893 – 1975) — английский фотограф. Она была первой, кто использовал цвет в портретной фотографии. Всю жизнь работала под псевдонимом Madame Yevonde.

Одна из самых популярных ее серий под названием "Goddesses gallery". Известные женщины того времени, одетые в костюмы римских и греческих богинь, муз и других мифических персонажей.

Не поверите, но это 1935 год!



Eileen Hunter (Mrs Ward Jackson) as Dido



Mrs Edward Mayer as Medusa



Dorothy, Duchess of Welington as Hecate



Baroness Gagern as Europa



The Honorable Mrs Bryan Guinness as Venus



Nadine, Countess of Shrewsbury as Ariadne



Mrs Richard Hart-Davis as Ariel







Lady Milbanke as Penthelisa, Queen of the Amazons



Lady Michael Balcon as Minerva



Lady Bridgett Poulett as Arethusa



Lady Anne Rhys poses as the goddess Flora




Lady Dotrothy warrender as Ceres



Mary, Viscountess as Euterpe




Miss Susan Bligh as Calypso



Lady Alexandra (Baroness Dacre) as Circe
 


Mrs Longdon as Persephone



Gertrude Lawrence as the Muse of Comedy




Tags: история в фотографиях, фотограф дня
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