Category: 20th Century

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

electronicsquid: Cleaning up Macy’s after a b…

electronicsquid:

Cleaning up Macy’s after a busy day of Christmas shopping

(Nina Leen. 1948)

postagedue: Coles Phillips – Life magazine, D…

postagedue:

Coles Phillips – Life magazine, December 1909 Coles Phillips [American artist and illustrator, 1880 – 1927)]. Phillips was one of the chief architects of the “Golden Age of American Illustration” whose “fade-away” style of illustration was highly popular.