September 17, 2018

Toni Frissell

Toni Frissell Prima Darling

As I recently mentioned in A New Chapter, I’m de-cluttering in preparation for selling my apartment.  In the process I unearthed papers regarding the history of my building and was thrilled to learn that the groundbreaking photographer, Toni Frissell, once lived here. In honor of this discovery I’m reposting my story on her, which originally ran in July of 2016. Continue reading “Toni Frissell”

July 22, 2016

Cool In Jamaica

Tony Frissell Sports Illustrated February 1957
Tony Frissell Sports Illustrated February 1957

As we gear up for another string of ninety plus days I’m dreaming of the scene depicted in this photo. Taken in 1957 by Toni Frissell for Sports Illustrated at Round Hill, the Jamaican getaway of William and Babe Paley. Continue reading “Cool In Jamaica”