9 Photos From Vogue's Archive That Highlight Fashion's Glamorous History

04/07/2015 01:55 pm ET

Late last month, London’s Lumas Gallery ran an exhibit that displayed some of the most spectacular highlights from Vogue's photo archive.

The publication has been at the forefront of fashion for over a century, and their pages have showcased some of the world's best photographers, from Erwin Blumenfeld to André Kertész.

Below, check out a selection of the fashion magazine's best photos -- including Gloria Swanson ethereally draped in black lace, Kate Moss rocking a bathing suit in a laundromat and Twiggy's legendary '60s brightness.

  • Gloria Swanson © Edward Steichen, Condé Nast Collection,
  • Kate at the Laundrette © Arthur Elgort, VOGUE Archive Collection,
  • Kate Shopping © Arthur Elgort, VOGUE Archive Collection,
  • Red Parasol © Louise Dahl-Wolfe, VOGUE Archive Collection,
  • Cross © Erwin Blumenfeld, VOGUE Archive Collection,
  • Sun © Clifford Coffin, VOGUE Archive Collection,
  • Bathers I © George Hoyningen-Huene, VOGUE Archive Collection,
  • Twiggy © Bert Stern, VOGUE Archive Collection,
  • Red Stripes © Joseph Leombruni & Jack Bodi, Condé Nast Collection,

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