Day on the river, 1941. Photographed by Bill Brandt.
Drawing from an autographs book of a Belgian woman, Paulette, who worked at a military hospital or home in Leighton Buzzard, England during the first world war (from 1916 untill 1918).
Different soldiers wrote poems or made a drawing in this little book. The most beautiful drawings are made by two Belgian soldiers who were on leave (or wounded), Jacques and J.H. Blom. This one is a drawing of Jacques.
Gloria Swanson and Milton Sills in The Great Moment, 1921
You can see why she earned a reputation as a fabulous clothes horse in these early 1920s movies - what a dress!
I am cheese…
An uncaptioned circa 1915 glass negative taken outside a Victrola “talking machine” store in Washington, D.C. By Harris & Ewing (via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: His Master’s Voice: 1915)
1920s French Easter Postcard!
Brassaï (French, b. Transylvania, 1899-1984)
Lovers’ Quarrel, bal des Quatre Saisons, Rue de Lappe, c. 1932