Category: 1940s fashion

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Anna May Wong and her brother Richard photographed by Carl Van Vechten on September 13, 1940.

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Orson Welles and Rita Hayworth

at home in Beverly Hills

with Christopher (Welles’ daughter from a previous marriage) and their newborn Rebecca, 1945  

(Photos by Peter Stackpole/The LIFE Picture Collection)

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Marilyn Monroe photographed by Earl Theisen, 1947.

Lauren Bacall photographed by John Engstead, 1945.

Ella Fitzgerald photographed by Carl Van Vechten on January 19, 1940.

Ella Fitzgerald photographed by Carl Van Vechten on January 19, 1940.

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American comedy duo Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis photographed by Ralph Morse

in New York for LIFE Magazine, 1949. 

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Pianist Hazel Scott and her husband NY Congressman Adam Clayton Powell Jr., talking with singer Ella Fitzgerald during opening night of Bop City in 1949.

(Photo by Martha Holmes/The LIFE Picture Collection)

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera at their home in Mexico City in the 1940s

Gene Tierney publicity photos for Sundown (1941)