An illustrated history of the iconic fashion magazine's cover, VOGUE: THE COVERS chronicles over 100 years of the images that have influence past and present style. Over 300 of the most beautiful, provocative, and fashion-forward covers ever produced are highlighted alongside the history and stories behind the covers themselves. It begins with the illustrated covers from the magazine's inception in 1892 and spans throughout the 20th century to present day. Organized in chronological order by decade, the book illustrates the evolution of fashion, art, and photography for the past 100 years.
Dodie Kazanjian has covered the art world for Vogue since 1989. She is also the founder and director of Gallery Met, the non-profit contemporary art space at the Metropolitan Opera. She is married to the writer Calvin Tomkins and lives in New York City. Hamish Bowles is European Editor-at-Large for Vogue. Curator of the Metropolitan Museum of Art's 2001 exhibition "Jacqueline Kennedy: The White House Years," he has written for such publications as The New York Times and edited the book Vogue Living: Houses, Gardens, People. He lives in New York, Paris, and London.