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  • historicalzg - 1Reply
    dcamargo28 wrote on May 26, '10
    Outstanding!

    studiolymar wrote on Jun 2, '10
    Fine art portraits, thank you for sharing
    Greets from Belgium
    Morris

Combined 3 Albums when moved from Multiply:

Edwin Bower Hesser. (A-L)    May 16, '10 5:03 AM
by Vlad for group historicalziegfeld #401

Edwin Bower Hesser. (M-Z).    May 16, '10 5:31 AM
by Vlad for group historicalziegfeld #402

Edwin Bower Hesser. Update.    Jun 2, '10 10:44 AM
by Vlad for group historicalziegfeld #424


Edwin Bower Hesser

Time Period: 1913-1947
Location: 34 West 58th Street, Lab at 146 West 56th St. NYC

"A versatile artist whose plein air nudes of Showgirls in natural light became the academic standard for art photographers in the 1920s and whose portraits of movie actresses and stage stars were greatly influential images of glamour from 1925 to 1930. He was one of the few portraitist who regularly depicted sitters head on. His penchant for back-lighting so that hair seem lined with light, gave certain of his 1920s sitters a halo or aura."
(c) David S. Shields
http://broadway.cas.sc.edu/index.php?action=showPhotographer&id=54

 

ohikkoshi wrote on Jun 2, '10
Update.

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Yvonne Grey_Hesser_Garden of Girls, November 1925.JPG

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Unknown_Day Dreams_Hesser_Screen Art Studies, April.jpg = Bessie Love maybe_Day Dreams_Hesser_Screen Art Studies, April.jpg

 

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