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Bernard of Hollywood: The Ultimate Pin-up Book

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He has been called the "Rembrandt of photography" and the "King of glamour." Though he also photographed male luminaries such as John Wayne, Gregory Peck, and Elvis Presley, Bernard of Hollywood made his name doing portraits of female stars and starlets of the 1950s such as Anita Ekberg, Jayne Mansfield, Brigitte Bardot, and Marilyn Monroe. He fled Nazi Germany in the 1930s, migrating to California and eventually establishing himself in Hollywood.

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He has been called the "Rembrandt of photography" and the "King of glamour." Though he also photographed male luminaries such as John Wayne, Gregory Peck, and Elvis Presley, Bernard of Hollywood made his name doing portraits of female stars and starlets of the 1950s such as Anita Ekberg, Jayne Mansfield, Brigitte Bardot, and Marilyn Monroe. He fled Nazi Germany in the 1930s, migrating to California and eventually establishing himself in Hollywood.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783822862179
  • Publisher: Taschen America, LLC
  • Publication date: 5/1/2002
  • Pages: 360
  • Product dimensions: 9.72 (w) x 12.68 (h) x 1.17 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 6
Einleitung 15
Introduction 25
A Step Beyond the Pin-up Girl 42
A step Beyond--mehr als nur pin-ups
Une jambe d'avance sur la pin-up
Glamorizing the Cinema Beauties who Bewitch, Bother and Bewilder 72
Hollywood-Glamour
I'art de rendre glamour ces vedettes qui envoutent, troublent et etourdissent
Marilyn: the Goddess of the Pin-up Pantheon 184
Marilyn: die Gottin im Pin-up-Pantheon
Marilyn: une deesse au pantheon des pin-up
Vegas Thunder 216
Viva las Vegas
Stress et strass a Vegas
Advertising: the American Dream Girl Sells 282
Werbung: das All american-Girl als Verkaufsschlager
Publicite: une vendeuse de reve
Lili: his Muse 318
Lili: seine Muse
Lili: sa muse
Biography 354
Biografie 355
Biographie 356
Bibliography 358
Index 359
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