Edward Steichen: In High Fashion, the Condé Nast Years, 1923-1937

September 26, 2009 to January 3, 2010

Steichen, Photography
and Magazines

I realized that electric light would be my greatest ally in getting variety into fashion pictures. In the later years of my work for Vogue and Vanity Fair, there were lights going all over the place.”
– Edward Steichen


Vogue (cover), July 1, 1932

Vogue (cover), July 1, 1932. Courtesy Condé Nast Archive, New York. © 1932 Condé Nast Publications