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The Changing Face of Fashion Photography in Seven Images

It’s already been something of a landmark year for fashion photography with a major exhibition at London’s National Portrait Gallery celebrating the centenary of British Vogue. Many of the magazine’s most celebrated photographers feature in Sotheby’s upcoming Photographs auction (19 May). Click ahead to see seven sale highlights by the likes of Richard Avedon and Irving Penn plus the stories behind their famous images.


19 May | London