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Gjon Mili

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size: Premium Photographic Print: Lester Young and Trombonist at Recording Session for Jammin' the Blues by Gjon Mili : Artists Cool Jazz, Jazz Cat, Jazz Artists, Jazz Musicians, Jazz Saxophone, Saxophone Players, Jazz Players, Tenor Sax, Gjon Mili

Ordinary Finds

Lester ‘Prez’ Young - Aug. 27, 1909 - 1959 - American jazz saxophonist and hepcat generator of a lot of new language… Known for his cool, sophisticated tone, as well as for his collaboration with...

Picasso Triple exposure of artist Pablo Picasso drawing w. light at his home in Vallauris. Location: Vallauris, France Date taken: 1949 Photographer: Gjon Mili Wow Photo, Photo D Art, Foto Art, Desenhos Pablo Picasso, Pablo Picasso Drawings, Picasso Light Painting, Picasso Paintings, Picasso Portraits, Gjon Mili

It would be very curious to record by means of photographs, not the stage of the picture, but its metamorphoses — but does it float

Light Drawings — photographs of Pablo Picasso by Gjon Mili, 1949 Title:...

Count Basie, Lester Young, and other jazz greats at Gjon Mili's Studio in New York, Jazz Artists, Jazz Musicians, Gjon Mili, A Love Supreme, Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie, Classic Jazz, Cool Jazz, My Romance

Lester Young, Count Basie, Dizzy Gillespie, Vic Coulson, Leo Parker, Mezz Mezzroe, Kansas Fields and Junior Raglin - by Gjon Mili

"If I weren’t burning myself out, do you think I’d be able to sing?…That’s the way I’ve always lived. I’m only interested in going all the way." - Edith Piaf - (Photo by Gjon Mili for LIFE Magazine, Stoner Rock, Her Music, Music Love, Hard Rock, Rockabilly, Gjon Mili, Blues, New Wave, She Song

Old Hollywood

Cinema 1900-1979 Nostalgia is a seductive liar - George Wildman Ball

Italian artist Giacomo Balla at work in his studio, ITALY - Photo by Gjon Mili at Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images) Artist Art, Artist At Work, Gino Severini, Gjon Mili, Giacomo Balla, Italian Futurism, Futurism Art, Italian Artist, Life Pictures

Italian artist Giacomo Balla at work in his studio.

Italian artist Giacomo Balla at work in his studio. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images

Legs and swirling skirts of chorus girls in routine at Harem Club. (Photo by Gjon Mili/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) Gjon Mili, Swing Dancing, Shall We Dance, Lets Dance, Dance Art, Ballet Dance, Pin Up, Dance Like No One Is Watching, People Dancing

Nightclubs, NYC, Chorus Girls' Legs and Patrons at The Harlem, 1947, Gjon Mili. (1904 - 1984)

Nightclubs, NYC, Chorus Girls' Legs and Patrons at The Harlem, 1947, Gjon Mili. (1904 - 1984)

A showgirl sitting at her dressing room mirror backstage at the Copacabana nightclub. Photograph by Gjon Mili. New York City, Backstage, Dressing Room Mirror, Dressing Rooms, Photo New York, Gjon Mili, Vegas Showgirl, The Illusionist, Ziegfeld Follies, History Teachers

legrandcirque: A showgirl sitting at her...

legrandcirque: A showgirl sitting at her...

Gjon Mili—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images Dancer and actor Gene Kelly in a multiple-exposure dance sequence from the movie Cover Girl, Gjon Mili, Multiple Exposure, Double Exposure, Long Exposure, Gene Kelly Dancing, Beverly Hills, Movement Photography, Sequence Photography, Dance Photography

Dancer and actor Gene Kelly in a multiple-exposure dance sequence from the movie Cover Girl, 1944.

Gjon Mili Juliette Gréco at the Waldorf Astoria, New York City 1957 Astoria New York, Gjon Mili, Diane Arbus, Waldorf Astoria, Elegant Woman, Famous People, Beautiful People, Poses, Composers

Torn and frayed

Juliette Gréco at the Waldorf Astoria, New York, 1957. Photo by Gjon Mili.

Gjon Mili, Double Exposure of Models Wearing Hat with Heavy Face Veil, 1946 Artistic Photography, Amazing Photography, Photography Poses, Nature Photography, Exposure Photography, Multiple Exposure, Double Exposure, Fine Art Photo, Photo Art

Shadow and Light

A showcase of incredible photographs by Hungarian-born photographer Gjon Mili. Unless otherwise specified, taken in Mili's studio in NYC. From the LIFE archives. Gjon Mili, LIFE © Time Inc. Skaters of the Hollywood Ice Revue at Madison Square Gardens, NYC, 1948. Source Gjon Mili, LIFE © Time Inc. A model in raincoat, umbrella and galoshes, 1943. Source Gjon Mili, LIFE © Time Inc. A little girl watching soap bubbles, 1941. Source Gjon Mili, LIFE © Time Inc. Contestants dancing in a Caribbean…