This iconic photo of Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn in a Lucien Lelong gown swinging precariously off the Eiffel Tower, was taken by Erwin Blumenfeld for Vogue 1939

Taking fashion photography to an extreme level, a brave model barely hangs on to the Eiffel Tower. {By Erwin Blumenfeld - Sur La Tour Eiffel 1939 Vogue} :)

Erwin Blumenfeld, Asleep, Coronet Magazine, January 1938

Asleep, (Erwin Blumenfeld) Coronet Magazine, January 1938 More of Blumenfeld’s work in Coronet

Erwin Blumenfeld

expressionoftheimagination: “ Erwin Blumenfeld Do your part for the Red Cross [Soutenez la Croix-Rouge] 1945 Variante de la photographie de couverture de Vogue US, 15 mars 1945 Variant of a cover.

Erwin Blumenfeld Vogue January 1950 Cover

Inspiration: Fashion Photography by Erwin Blumenfeld

Vintage Vogue cover featuring a doe-eyed Jean Patchett, photographed by Erwin Blumenfeld, January 1950

Erwin Blumenfeld - Self-Portrait, New York, 1945

Self-portrait (New York) by German fashion photographer & Dada artist Erwin Blumenfeld via NYT