american photographer slim aarons was best known for shooting beautiful people in beautiful places doing beautiful things. his contrived, albeit beautiful, portraiture provide romanticized viewings of the rich and famous in settings like snowmass, st. tropez, marbella, biarritz, and bermuda. his chichi 1974 book called A Wonderful Time: An Intimate Portrait of the Good Life remains popular among people of all walks of life. for more slim aarons photographs jump over to Photographers Gallery.
A Thomas Taylor and Bing Crosby on the Pebble Beach golf course in 1977
Princess Bianca at her Gstaad chalet, 1985.
*This photograph is a reproduction of the Renoir painting Luncheon of the Boating Party: see it here.
thanks for the tip, BW!
W. Clifford Klenk with wife Hope
El Venero, the Moorish villa of Hector and Chico de Ayala in Marbella, Spain, 1971