Diana Vreeland's red apartment...she told Billy Baldwin she wanted it to look like a garden in hell.
Doris Duke by Cecil Beaton
The Gilded Age Era: The William A. Clark Mansion, New York City One Of Huguette's Last Visits To The New York City Mansion, By Now Being Dwarfed Be Oncoming Commercial Invasion Huguette sold the furnishings for an additional $3 million and sold to home to developers, who demolished the home and replaced it with an apartment building. Huguette M. Clark died on March 24 2011 at the age of 104.
Brooke Astor, really the final word.
Big Edie and Little Edie
In this photo: Wallis Simpson, Duchess of Windsor, King Edward VIII, Duke of Windsor Photo: Thomas D. McAvoy/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images Jul 01, 1940