Fashion photograph, John French

Fashion photograph, John French

Fashion photograph, Barbara Goalen
John French
1950s
London
John French Archive

This photograph shows 1950s supermodel, Barbara Goalen, modelling a 'New Look' style outfit. The skirt is full, the waist cinched in with a belt, and she wears a wide saucer hat. The exaggerated hourglass figure was the fashionable ideal for women during the 1950s.