Ageless Beauty: 10 Stunning Portraits of Older Women

As they say, “Age is beauty.”

Feb 11, 2016
Image by Tirzah Brott

Image by Tirzah Brott

Old age brings with it its own kind of beauty - a beauty born out of wisdom, self-acceptance, contentment. There’s a certain grace and aura that comes with having seen the world and the privilege of old age - and it’s this beauty that is arguably the greatest of all.

These 10 stunning portraits of older women prove that beauty is, undoubtedly, timeless.

1. THIS CLASSY LADY WHO EXUDES GLAMOUR

Elaine by Tirzah Brott

Image by Tirzah Brott

2. THIS 100-YEAR-OLD INDIAN BEAUTY

Portrait of woman from Atlas of Beauty

Image by Mihaela Noroc

3. THIS FORMER DANCER WHO DEFINES GRACE 

Former dancer and model Jacqueline “Tajah” Murdock

4. THIS MAJESTIC WOMAN

Photo from Trizah Brott Pentimento series

Image by Tirzah Brott

5. THIS 87-YEAR-OLD GRANDMOTHER

87-year-old Audrey

Image by Martine Payne

6. THIS STYLISH WOMAN IN NEW YORK 

Ann by Tirzah Brott

Image by Tirzah Brott

7. THIS JIARONG WOMAN IN SICHUAN PROVINCE, CHINA 

Portrait of woman from atlas of beauty

Image by Mihaela Noroc

8. THIS WOMAN WHO IS IN HER ABSOLUTE PRIME

Portrait of woman by Peter Freed

Image by Peter Freed

9. THIS PORTRAIT OF PERFECTION

Rose by Martine Payne

Image by Martine Payne

10. THIS WOMAN WHO IS AS BEAUTIFUL AS EVER

Portrait from Tirzah Brott

Image by Tirzah Brott

Mirele writes about everything related to doing good, with a particular interest in volunteering and social entrepreneurship, informed by her background in eco tourism.