Edward Hopper (1882-1967), New York Movie, 1939.
Study For Butterfly Couple
Oil on Canvas
17" x 13"
National Geographic Magazine “Wildflowers of the West” May 1927
Butterfly costume, House of Worth, 1912
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.
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.
Mikiphone portable pocket gramophone. Swiss made 1924
Cleaning up Macy’s after a busy day of Christmas shopping
(Nina Leen. 1948)