From the moment he arrived at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Gilbert Adrian established himself as a Hollywood fashion force. Believing that costume can mirror a character's mood, he transformed his leading ladies into icons of style. Greta Garbo, Joan Crawford, Jean Harlow and many others relied on Adrian to help them interpret their roles and make them glamorous.
utterly fabulous photos. would have preferred it to be organised chronologically rather than according to stars because adrian's trajectory as a designer might have been clearer then. but that's just a minor quibble. makes me wanna run out and watch all the movies all over again