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See Celebrity Portraits by Editta Sherman, ‘Duchess of Carnegie Hall’

Publisher: 
The Cut
Date: 
August 9, 2017
One of Bill Cunningham’s best friends was Editta Sherman. Their camaraderie, developed over 40 years while living in neighboring studios at Carnegie Hall, ran deep: You can see it in the documentary Lost Bohemia, when Cunningham calls Sherman “the Duchess” while they play dress-up, or in Facades, a book project for which he photographed Sherman wearing period clothing all over New York City. Meanwhile, Sherman was an artist in her own right. A selection of her work is presented in The Duchess of Carnegie Hall: Photographs by Editta Sherman, opening August 18 at the New-York Historical Society’s Center for Women’s History. Read more…
Creative: Tronvig Group