Harper’s Bazaar: 150 Years: The Greatest Moments

Glenda Bailey

America’s first fashion magazine, Harper’s Bazaar has showcased the visions of legendary editors, photographers, and stylists and featured the works of noted writers since 1867. From its beginnings as a broadsheet aimed at the rising leisure class, the publication has since transformed into a magazine devoted to examining the lives of women through the lens of fashion. In celebration of the magazine’s 150th anniversary in 2017, Harper’s Bazaar: 150 Years captures the greats who have shaped the magazine over these decades.
Harper’s Bazaar: 150 Years includes the most iconic pieces of work from the magazine’s archive: more than 150 photographs and covers and 50 text excerpts, including articles, poems, and works of fiction. Organized chronologically, the selections showcase the breadth of creativity and artistry that has been published in the pages of the magazine for more than a century and prove that Harper’s Bazaar is more than just a fashion magazine.

Creator Bio

Harper’s Bazaar is a world-renowned arbiter of fashion and good taste. Since its inception in 1867 as America’s first fashion magazine, Bazaar has been home to extraordinary talents of Man Ray and Richard Avedon, and continues that tradition today with photographers including Peter Lindbergh and Sølve Sundsbø. Sophisticated, elegant and provocative, Harper’s Bazaar is the style resource for women who are the first to buy the best, from casual to couture. With style, authority and insider insight, Bazaar focuses strictly on fashion and beauty, and covers what’s new to what’s next. Month after month, Bazaar showcases the world’s most visionary stylists and talented designers, to deliver readers a visually stunning portrayal of the world of fashion and beauty. Bazaar is available in 43 countries around the globe.

As editor-in-chief of Harper’s Bazaar, British-born journalist Glenda Bailey has garnered international acclaim for her editorial vision, combining high fashion with intelligent in-depth features, which has marked the magazine as one of the most prominent fashion publications in the world. Recent publications include Harper’s Bazaar: Greatest Hits and Harper’s Bazaar: Models.

Price £40.00
Format Hardback
Publication Date 11 April 2017
Pages 400
Height 308mm
Width 263mm
Illustrations 300 colour photographs
Rights Europe, Africa, Middle East
ISBN-13 9781419723940