A great photo, often mis-labeled as "Young Billie Holiday." As several people have pointed out, the era is wrong. This lovely woman is Yourna Byrd, wife of jazz trumpeter Donald Byrd. She was photographed on Street in NYC in 1960 by William Claxton
Black and White Photography - "Street Musician: 'What is the difference between a flutist and a flautist?' Famous Musician: 'I don't know.' Street Musician: dolars a week, man.'" --unnamed writer, in New York Stories (paraphrased)
ohwhataparadise: “ stereoculturesociety: “ CultureSOUL: Miles Davis c. “I’m always thinking about creating. My future starts when I wake up in the morning and see the light.” ― Miles Davis ” Oh What A Paradise It Seems.