Harper's Bazaar Magazine, April 1957 24 hours fashion  Photo by Lillian Bassman

Harper's Bazaar Magazine, April 1957 24 hours fashion Photo by Lillian Bassman

when lillian bassman abandoned fashion photography for personal projects, she discarded her life's work, and decades of negatives and prints. 20 years later in the '90s, a forgotten bag filled with hundreds of images was discovered, creating a new wave of fans and inspiring Bassman herself to take part in the resurgence. | until his death in 2009 she was married to paul himmel, another photographer for 73 years; she died in february, 2012, at 94.

when lillian bassman abandoned fashion photography for personal projects, she discarded her life's work, and decades of negatives and prints. 20 years later in the '90s, a forgotten bag filled with hundreds of images was discovered, creating a new wave of fans and inspiring Bassman herself to take part in the resurgence. | until his death in 2009 she was married to paul himmel, another photographer for 73 years; she died in february, 2012, at 94.

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