March 4, 2011


photo by Joanna Pallaris

photo by Joanna Pallaris


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March 10, 2011


chromatichouse:

Gerald Leslie Brockhurst
Ophelia
c. 1937, Oil on canvas

chromatichouse:

Gerald Leslie Brockhurst

Ophelia

c. 1937, Oil on canvas

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ulterior-motifs:

Alexander Bergström, In a small hotel in Paris IV

ulterior-motifs:

Alexander Bergström, In a small hotel in Paris IV


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March 11, 2011


mdmeguillotine:

lacontessa:

Cecil Beaton, Carmen, 1930s.

mdmeguillotine:

lacontessa:

Cecil Beaton, Carmen, 1930s.

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March 22, 2011


Charles Nuetzel 1942, a SF/F writer
Rocking an awesome eye-patch

Charles Nuetzel 1942, a SF/F writer

Rocking an awesome eye-patch


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April 15, 2011


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April 30, 2011


dlpalinckx:

Pierre-Louis Pierson; Game of Madness, 1861–67

dlpalinckx:

Pierre-Louis Pierson; Game of Madness, 1861–67

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May 12, 2011


clareandromeda:

“In the series Qajar, I tried to reconstruct the atmosphere of a previous era by using old backdrops. My models, chosen among close family and friends, are shown wearing clothes from the turn of the 20th century and are carrying objects, mostly smuggled, into contemporary Iran.” | women in photography | shadi ghadirian

clareandromeda:

“In the series Qajar, I tried to reconstruct the atmosphere of a previous era by using old backdrops. My models, chosen among close family and friends, are shown wearing clothes from the turn of the 20th century and are carrying objects, mostly smuggled, into contemporary Iran.” | women in photography | shadi ghadirian

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May 14, 2011


Shadi Ghadirian’s photo series Qajar.  Absolutely amazing photos.

Shadi Ghadirian’s photo series Qajar.  Absolutely amazing photos.

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Photography by Shadi Ghadirian

Photography by Shadi Ghadirian

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Photography by Shadi Ghadirian

Photography by Shadi Ghadirian

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Lee Krasner

Lee Krasner

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June 20, 2011


vintagegal:

Louise Brooks in “Prix de Beauté” by James Abbe 1930

vintagegal:

Louise Brooks in “Prix de Beauté” by James Abbe 1930

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hoodoothatvoodoo:

Yousuf Karsh
Turban (Betty Low), 1936

hoodoothatvoodoo:

Yousuf Karsh

Turban (Betty Low), 1936

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