As the 2014 Paris Photo fair nears, we’re just about through making our selection of 20th century work. This photo by the German-American fashion photographer, Horst P. Horst, is an unpublished outtake from his Odalisque series. The photos produced during this shoot are a throwback to the harem depictions made by French orientalist painters of the 19th century.
The “regent” pompadour has been the go-to hairstyle for Japanese delinquents for more than eight decades. W. David Marx looks at how the infamous coiffure got its pseudo-English name and morphed from slick imitation of British royalty to fluffy blond biker parody.