Beautiful Black and White Photos of Betty Brosmer - The Girl with the Impossible Waist

Betty Brosmer was one of those models and was actually the highest paid model of the 1950s. Before she was 20, she had already won over 50 beauty contests. Throughout the decade she would appear on over 300 magazine covers. Here's a collection of 25 beautiful black and white portraits of of Betty Brosmer.


























(Photos © Betty Brosmer, via Messy Nessy Chic)

10 comments:

  1. That can't be healthy....

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  2. She is beautiful, but the uber small waist almost looks odd.

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  3. That waist is as a result of corset training.

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  4. Fascinating waistline, we'll done Vintag.

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  5. WOW... We think alike. Yesterday, I did a Betty Brosmer thing. She will be leading my next blog post - will link

    Betty Brosmer (all-American blonde) waist measured in at 18 inches with a 38 inch bust and 36 inch hips (and don’t forget this is before the age of Photoshop).

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  6. i read about another woman with the same type of waist, a doctor said it was one of the results of anorexia.

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  7. Peter John Karl HunoldFebruary 16, 2015 at 1:15 PM

    Ok, you're right with Photoshop. Nur Herr wert techniques to manipulate pictures long before the invention of Digital pictures...

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  8. She's pretty, but has a Kardashian booty.

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  9. The girl can't help it, she was born to please.

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  10. Waist? She has a waist?

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