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Quickpost: The (non naked) men in Vanity Fair magazine

January 7, 2012

This month’s Vanity Fair magazine has the lovely and talented Matt Damon, Daniel Craig and George Clooney on its front cover, and to celebrate the magazine has compiled on its website iconic images of actors that have previously graced its pages.

And how interesting, with the exception of Mr Brad Pitt, they are pretty much all fully clothed.

Now contrast this with a previous slideshow on classic nude portraits, the overwhelming majority of whom are women.

Now, regardless of whether you believe the old adage that ‘sex sells’ or point out that these women, after all, did agree to the poses (and some are very beautifully shot), the disparity does make you think …

 

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