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See Celebrity Portraits by the Woman Who Inspired Bill Cunningham and Andy Warhol

August 17, 2017
At the time of his death last year, Bill Cunningham had become one of street fashion's most famous photographers ever. But his muse, celebrity photographer Editta Sherman, remains much less well known. Now, her life and work are on display in an exhibit — called "The Duchess of Carnegie Hall," a nickname given to her by Cunningham after the apartment complex where they were neighbors — at the New-York Historical Society's new Center for Women's History. Read more…
Creative: Tronvig Group