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This is a beautiful portrait taken of Audrey Hepburn by a great portrait photographer, Yousuf Karsh, where he breaks many of the rules of portraiture in the position of her head.

Audrey Hepburn - Portraits by Yousuf Karsh Yousuf Karsh (December 1908 – July was an Armenian-Canadian photographer, and one of the most famous and accomplished portrait photographers of all time.

The Most Iconic Photographs From National Geographic's 125-Year History  Perhaps the most iconic National Geographic photo, Steve McCurry snapped this picture of an Afghan girl in a Pakistan refugee camp in 1984. It almost went unnoticed, until one editor rescued it from a pile and stuck it on the June 1985 Cover

The Most Iconic Photographs From National Geographic's 125-Year History

Her Eyes! Steve McCurry's iconic photograph of a young Afghan girl in a Pakistan refugee camp appeared on the cover of National Geographic magazine's June 1985 issue and became the most famous cover image in the magazine's history

100+ Portraits of Iconic People of All Time | Webdesigner Depot

100+ Portraits of Iconic People of All Time

GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING By Johannes Vermeer Sometimes referred as “The Dutch Mona Lisa”, Girl with a Pearl Ear-ring is a portrait of a girl depicted by Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer. It was painted around 1665, when portraying just a head was not considered as a portrait. In his time, Johannes Vermeer couldn’t sell the painting for much, but today, it’s one of the most admired paintings in art-world. In present time, we can find it at Mauritshuis gallery in The Hague.

Top 10 Famous Paintings of All Time

Girl With A Pearl Earring – Johannes Vermeer. Considered by many to be “the Dutch Mona Lisa” or the “Mona Lisa of the North”, this beautiful painting by.

John Lennon  The lead singer for the Beatles enjoyed a successful solo career after the Beatles disbanded before his untimely assassination. He campaigned for the end of the Vietnam War and for peace between the US and Russia during the Cold War. Date: Unknown. Photographer: Andy Warhol

100+ Portraits of Iconic People of All Time

John Lennon The lead singer for the Beatles enjoyed a successful solo career after the Beatles disbanded before his untimely assassination. He campaigned for the end of the Vietnam War and for peace between the US and Russia during the Cold War.

Julianne Moore recreating famous works of art

Julianne Moore recreating “Famous Works of Art”

Yousuf Karsh... famous portrait photographer. Captured one of the best photos of Einstein ever preserved. Also photographed Audrey Hepburn and other celebrities/politicians.

Yousuf Karsh, famous portrait photographer, captured one of the best photos of Albert Einstein ever preserved.

Mahatma Gandhi  Gandhi was responsible for getting the British to allow India to form its own government through his technique of satyagraha, or non-violence. Date: 1930′s. Photographer: Unknown.

100+ Portraits of Iconic People of All Time

MAHATMA GANDHI Gandhi was responsible for getting the British to allow India to form its own government through his technique of satyagraha, or non-violence. Date: Photographer: Unknown. Portraits of Iconic People of All Time

1865 Elisabeth with diamond stars by Franz Winterhalter (Hoffburg, Wien)  One of the most famous portraits of Empress Elisabeth this one shows her with diamond stars in her hair. Have seen this portrait in person and it is absolutely mesmerizing....it is life size and glows with beauty...

Franz Xaver Winterhalter, Elisabeth of Austria, oil on canvas, Dress by Charles-Frederick Worth

Salvador Dali
Dali was a Surrealist artist that produced a huge volume of works that spanned film, sculpture and paintings. He also worked with Hitchcock on a dream sequence for his film “Spellbound”, which both the artist and the director hated. The artist’s famous mustache is captured perfectly in this 1942 photo. Date: 1942. Photographer: Philippe Halsman.

100+ Portraits of Iconic People of All Time

His moustache was as popular, if not more, than his art! Surrealist painter Salvador Dali topped a new poll of the best-known moustaches of all time. Here's a look at some moustaches that made the cut.

i need one of these on my living room wall.

Mr. Bean Inserted Into Famous Portrait Paintings

Funny pictures about Mr. Bean Inserted Into Famous Portrait Paintings. Oh, and cool pics about Mr. Bean Inserted Into Famous Portrait Paintings. Bean Inserted Into Famous Portrait Paintings photos.

Tilda Swinton by Andy Gotts. If only I felt so confident...

Behind the mask: Photographer’s ‘warts and all’ Bafta portraits

Charlie Chaplin with Albert Einstein at the premiere of City Lights, vintage, inspirering, great personalities, celeb, famous, portrait, photo b/w.

men's vintage fashion style suit tuxedo bow tie jacket vest hat iconic hollywood I admire both for their courage! Charlie Chaplin with Albert Einstein at the premiere of his movie City Lights,

The above painting, entitled Berthe Morisot with a Bouquet of Violets, is probably the most famous portrait ever done of her.  The artist, her good friend (and lover?) Edouard Manet, painted the picture in 1872.  Manet made a total of eleven oil portraits of Morisot.  In my opinion, this is the best of the lot!

The above painting, entitled Berthe Morisot with a Bouquet of Violets, is probably the most famous portrait ever done of her. The artist, her good friend Edouard Manet, painted the picture in Manet made a total of eleven oil portraits of Morisot.