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Harper's Bazaar 1956, Lillian Bassman -- is it fair to assume that everyone who was photographed in black & white back in the day was automatically classy by default?

November Harper's Bazaar, 1956 Evelyn Tripp is wearing a long evening skirt, its fashion beautifully accounted for in amber velvet, spilled out below a white satin blouse, by Norman Norell.

Harper's Bazaar Nov 1960 Simone D'Aillencourt wearing Balenciaga - Photo by Richard Avedon

Evelyn Tripp in party dress of tiny black and white checks with bodice covered in lattice work of black velvet, Harper's Bazaar, May 1952

Dovima; photographed by Richard Avedon for Harper's Bazaar, 1950

Liz Gibbons (l) and Bijou Barrington (r), photo by Louise Dahl-Wolfe for Harper's Bazaar May 1942

Barbara Mullen - photographed by Lillian Bassman - via Flickr