Retouched press image of Kronprinz Wilhelm of Prussia and eldest son, Prince Wilhelm. 1900s.
In a career that spanned more than half a century and established him as the dean of society photographers, Bert Morgan spent many a summer weekend at work in Southampton. This exhibit presents a sampling from the thousands of photographs Morgan took of Southampton’s rich and famous at their exclusive clubs or as guests at private parties, weddings and galas (c. 1930-1960). Photographs of the young Jacqueline (Bouvier) Kennedy competing in a local horse show were selected from the more than 500 photographs Morgan took of Jacqueline Kennedy and her family. Photographs courtesy of Patrick Montgomery, The Bert Morgan Archives.
Exhibit open through October 18th- free admission and open to all!
Opening reception Saturday, June 7th, 4 pm
Also featured in the New York Times!