Category: 20th Century

artnouveaustyle:

artnouveaustyle:

“Art Nouveau ‘Belle de Nuit’ brooch, circa 1900. Diamond,
ivory & plique-à-jour enamel”. Image from Christies.

tcm: Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Judy Garland and …

tcm:

Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Judy Garland and Bert Lahr–OH MY! THE WIZARD OF OZ (‘39)

jes68:

jes68:

Edward Hopper (1882-1967), New York Movie, 1939.

shear-in-spuh-rey-shuhn:

shear-in-spuh-rey-shuhn:

J.C. LEYENDECKER
Study For Butterfly Couple
Oil on Canvas
17" x 13"

wike-wabbits: antique perfume bottles

wike-wabbits:

antique perfume bottles

misforgotten2: National Geographic Magazine “W…

misforgotten2:

National Geographic Magazine “Wildflowers of the West”   May 1927

sartorialadventure: Butterfly costume, House o…

sartorialadventure:

Butterfly costume, House of Worth, 1912

talesfromweirdland: Another cross-section—I al…

talesfromweirdland:

Another cross-section—I always love those. As a kid, I studied them, got lost in them, I’d wander the halls and rooms like a ghost.

This illustration I think is French, from the 1930s.

vintageblackglamour:

vintageblackglamour:

Cab Calloway, shot here in 1946 by the great William Gottlieb, was born on Christmas Day 1907 in Rochester, New York and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. Mr. Calloway worried his family by dropping out of law school to pursue a career in entertainment, but clearly it worked out for him in the end.

atelierdecadence: Mikiphone portable pocket…

atelierdecadence:

Mikiphone portable pocket gramophone. Swiss made 1924