1920s Silhouette – Clara Bow vs Venus de Milo.
Another post on the subject of the 1920s gamine silhouette. Clara Bow was without question one of the biggest silent movie stars in Hollywood and all women’s eyes turned to her for beauty inspiration. We put this comparison together of the measurements of the ancient Greek statue of Venus de Milo and Clara Bow. The Greek ideal of female beauty comes pretty near to the 1920’s Flapper silhouette!