Although most people remember him as the Kennedy family’s personal photographer, Mark Shaw (born Schlossmann in 1922) was one of the most influential American fashion photographers of the 1950s and 60s. He traveled frequently to Paris for LIFE, the most widely distributed culture and news magazine of the second half of the 20th century, gaining unprecedented access to the world of haute couture and Parisian society.
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