The Great Richard Avedon


Here lies a gallery dedicated to the late and great American photographic icon, Richard Avedon who in a career spanning over six decades, photographed some of the most talented, beautiful and famous artists along with some of the most significant events our planet has ever known. From Brando to Picasso, The Beatles to Bjork, the civil rights movement to the fall of the Berlin wall his initimdating catalogue of images have touched literally billions of people. He continued to work right up to his last day alive (October 1, 2004) where he sadly passing away from a brain hemorrhage on assignment for The New Yorker magazine. Other pictures here and here.


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