Edmonde Charles-Roux

Even for one of my a quick 5 minute morning sketches this one was super rushed, she deserves better; however I read of Edmonde Charles-Roux passing a few days ago and found her life story fascinating. As a nurse in WWII she was fighting for her country as a member of the Resistance, became part of the staff who founded Elle magazine and became editor & chief at Vogue by 1954. What I like is how seemingly proud she wears her weathered face as she aged. …dh