Thursday 4 September 2014

Horst at V&A

Tomorrow the V&A Museum in London opens Horst: Photographer of Style, "the definitive retrospective exhibition of Horst P. Horst (1906-1999) – one of the leading photographers of the 20th century" (CLICK). During his 60-year career he worked for Vogue, Harpers, Queen and House and Garden. The stars he photographed included Gertrude Lawrence, Bette Davis and Marlene Dietrich. He also worked with Salvador Dali and produced some stunning Surrealist images. Shown is his Summer Fashions, American Vogue cover 15 May 1941. Prices for the show are complex, but £8 for adults or £7 for silver surfers plus booking fees are basic. CLICK for BBC News In Pictures.


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