Elizabeth Taylor: Asked why she appeared in public with her head shaved after a brain-tumor surgery, she told an interviewer that maybe others would see the picture — and say, "Hey, if she can get through it, so can I." Photo by Herb Ritts.
Lucille Ball from “In Vibrant Color: Vintage Celebrity Portraits From the Harry Warnecke Studio,” an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, consists of color photographic portraits of 24 noteworthy people from the last century.
Grace Kelly, before she became HSH Princess Grace of Monaco is pictured in a publicity still for the Alfred Hitchcock classic Rear Window. She starred in only 14 movies over five years, but remains one of the icons of the silver screen.