From Vera to Veruschka. The Unseen Photographs by Johnny Moncada
London, Somerset House
2 April – 1 June 2014

curated by Valentina Moncada and Antonio Monfreda

Wednesday 2 April 2014, in the prestigious location of Somerset House, London, the exhibition “From Vera to Veruschka. The Unseen Photographs by Johnny Moncada” will open to the public.

The exhibition will present for the first time to the large audience an extraordinary selection of 40 unseen photographs by the fashion photographer Johnny Moncada, realized between 1963 and 1964, in which the protagonist is the young german model Vera von Lehndorff-Steinort, who will become the legendary Veruschka.

We are also launching the book published by Rizzoli New York.

At the same time, London will dedicate two exhibitions to the history of Italian fashion, at Somerset House and at the Victoria & Albert Museum with “The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 – 2014