Constantine Hassalevris (1913-1982) was born in the Bronx, New York and initially pursued a successful career in ballet. A car accident put an end to that, and he took up photography and moved to L.A. where he studied under Fred Kovert founded Spartan of Hollywood in 1947. Considered one of the great physique era photographers. relatively little of his work remains extant,
particularly full nudes. We start today's series with an unknown model.