Vanity Fair: The Portraits brings together 300 iconic
portraits from Vanity Fair's 95-year history in a
remarkable book that captures the image of modern famethe magical
thing that happens when individual talent and beauty (and sometimes
genius) is caught in the spotlight of popular curiosity and
passion. The photographersfrom Edward Steichen and Cecil Beaton to
Annie Leibovitz and Mario Testinoare a glittering and celebrated
group themselves. Their portraits have become the iconic likenesses
of the best-known figures from the worlds of art, film, music,
sports, business, and politics.
From legends such as Pablo Picasso, Amelia Earhart, Cary Grant, and
Katharine Hepburn to the stars, writers, athletes, style icons, and
titans of business and politics of today, Vanity Fair: The
Portraits offers an authoritative roster of talent and glamour
in the 20th century.