Lillian Bassman  (American, 1917-2012) 

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Lillian Bassman, Untitled

 

Lillian Bassman
Untitled
Hamburg Kennedy Photographs
Lillian Bassman, It’s A Cinch: Carmen, lingerie by Warner’s

 

Lillian Bassman
It’s A Cinch: Carmen, lingerie by Warner’s
1951

Staley-Wise Gallery
Lillian Bassman, The Mold of the Princess- Everything Black and Lacy: Model unknown, lingerie by Lily of France, Harper’s Bazaar

 

Lillian Bassman
The Mold of the Princess- Everything Black and Lacy: Model unknown, lingerie by Lily of France, Harper’s Bazaar
1954

Staley-Wise Gallery
Lillian Bassman, Betty Beihn: Nude I

 

Lillian Bassman
Betty Beihn: Nude I
2012

Staley-Wise Gallery
Lillian Bassman, Spider Legs: Model unknown, mid- 1960s

 

Lillian Bassman
Spider Legs: Model unknown, mid- 1960s
Staley-Wise Gallery
Lillian Bassman, Southwest Passage - Sunset Pink: Model unknown, pajamas by Kicker Nick

 

Lillian Bassman
Southwest Passage - Sunset Pink: Model unknown, pajamas by Kicker Nick
1951

Staley-Wise Gallery
Lillian Bassman, Translucent Hat

 

Lillian Bassman
Translucent Hat
1950

Jackson Fine Art
Lillian Bassman, Barbara Mullen (Blowing Kiss VARIANT), Harper's Bazaar,

 

Lillian Bassman
Barbara Mullen (Blowing Kiss VARIANT), Harper's Bazaar,
circa 1950

Jackson Fine Art
Lillian Bassman, Margie Cato (Test Shoot): New York

 

Lillian Bassman
Margie Cato (Test Shoot): New York
1950

Jackson Fine Art
Lillian Bassman, The Little Furs: Mary Jane Russell in a cape-jacket by Ritter Brothers at the Essex House, New York

 

Lillian Bassman
The Little Furs: Mary Jane Russell in a cape-jacket by Ritter Brothers at the Essex House, New York
1955

Jackson Fine Art
Lillian Bassman, Carmen having tea

 

Lillian Bassman
Carmen having tea
circa 1950

Jackson Fine Art
Lillian Bassman, More Fashion Mileage per Dress, Barbara Vaughn, New York

 

Lillian Bassman
More Fashion Mileage per Dress, Barbara Vaughn, New York
1956

Staley-Wise Gallery

1917   Born: Brooklyn, NY
1933   Studied at the Textile Highshool in Manhattan
1934   Becomes assistant painter at the WPA
1939   Classes at Pratt Institute, Brooklyn
1945   Art Director for Junior Bazaar giving projects to photographers Richard Avedon, Robert Frank, and Paul Himmel
1947   Appointed Art Director’s post at Harper’s Bazaar
1996   Agfa Life Time Achievement Award
1996   Dem Art Directors Club Award
1996   Photographs the Haute Couture collection for New York Times Magazine, German Vogue, and the Autumn Collection for Neiman Marcus, New York
2005   Galerie f5,6, München
2004   Staley Wise Gallery, New York
2003   Galerie f5.6 in Munich, Germany
2002   Prado Garden, Madrid, Spain
1997   Fashion Institute of Technology, New York (solo)
1997   Peter Fetterman Gallery, Los Angeles
1996   Milan, Italy (solo)
1994   Jane Jackso Gallery in Atlanta (solo)
1994   “Hommage a Lillian Bassman” Caroussel du Louvre, Paris
1993   Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York (solo)
1993   Palais du Tokyo in Paris