Gertrude Lawrence by Edward Steichen, 1928
Norka about to read Picture. Photograph by Alberto Díaz Gutiérrez, simply known as Korda (Cuban, 1928-2001). "The Norka, aka Natalia Mendez, was my favorite model, my muse, and then my wife. She came from the Indian tribe of the Sioux and had uncontrolled expressive power … She was the most popular model of Cuba, and even went to the Dior catwalk in Paris"
Marilyn Monroe photographed by Milton Greene, 1953
Ava Gardner, 1954