Saturday, August 7, 2010

Grace Kelly-A Life in Pictures

I have always thought that a man who marries a famous woman loses some of his identity. I would not like to have a Mr. Kelly

Grace Kelly

1956 on the set of High Society

Portrait of Grace Kelly taken during the filming of the Country Girl. She was 25 years old.

1955. New York. Grace Kelly at the Waldorf Astoria at a party to celebrate her engagement.

            On the set of The Swan with Louis Jourdan. Directed by Charles Vidor.

 With Frank Sinatra, High Society. She favored couturiers Balenciaga, Yves St. Laurent, Givenchy and Christian Dior throughout her life. source

1954 Portrait commissioned for Life magazine

Grace Kelly for Life magazine wearing the gown designed by Edith Head that she wore to the 1955 Academy Awards. © Philippe Halsman/Magnum Photos.source

1954 Kelly aged 24

1947. Comments from the professors of the Academy of Dramatic Arts:

Grace Kelly

Voice: Improperly placed

Temperament: Sensitive

Dramatic Instinct: Expressive

Intelligence: Good

Spontaneity: Sensitive 

as excerpeted from this book

1974. Portrait of the Princess Grace of Monaco, taken at the palace.

1974 Princess Grace and brother Albert leaving a presentation of a film in memory of Alfred Hitchcock

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