Billie Holiday - Chanteuse de jazz et copositrice parolière - 1915-1959

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

Frida Kahlo: by Nickolas Muray

Nickolas Muray, Frida Kahlo, Friday on White Bench, New York, 1939

Grace Jones by Jean Paul Goude. Submission: Ali Emm. http://www.dazeddigital.com/artsandculture/article/14901/1/dazed-confused-november-issue-the-art-issue

Confused November Issue: The Art Issue

Grace Jones Photographed by Jean Paul Goude for the album cover of Nightclubbing 1981

Georgia O'Keefe: "I've been absolutely terrified every moment of my life - and I've never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do."

by Alfred Stieglitz Georgia O'Keefe I've been absolutely terrified every moment of my life I've never let it keep me from doing a single thing I wanted to do

Bjork - Who, in my opinion, is possibly one of the most photogenic people in the world.

Bjork - Who, in my opinion, is possibly one of the most photogenic people in the…

Queen Elizabeth I

Queen Elizabeth at 42 years old, ca. 1575 (The Darnley Portrait) (Unknown Artist) National Portrait Gallery, London

Tina Turner - a true spirit; courage, creativity and integrity

Tina Turner - singer, dancer, actress, and author. Photo by Richard Avedon

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