Vintage Editorials: Air India
“We flew everything to India for the photographs, travelling with Air-India whose hostesses wear the sari, as you can see, and are just as charming as they look. Also in the picture, beautiful Jean Shrimpton who came to wear some of the clothes and stayed on to continue her art studies. “
“Photographer Art Kane joined us from the States and Caroline King, Indian Film Actress, completed the team from Bombay where she lives – pictured below. The Taj Mahal, Agra, built in the 17th century to immortalise an emperors love for his wife, Mumtaz Mahal.”
“The Observatory, Jaipur, was built by the 18th century astronomer, Sawan Jai Singh, yet it has the stark geometrical planes and curves of the most modern architecture.”
Photography by Art Kane. Model is Jean Shrimpton. Scanned from Harpers Bazaar 1970 by Miss Booty Barefoot for Vintage Editorials: Air India.