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28 Moments in Black Beauty History. Josephine Baker’s ZouZou

Today is Februrary 1, the official beginning of Black History Month. Every day this month, I will feature a snapshot of black beauty history. Expect to see images, products, tastemakers, artists, models, and films that

fuck yeah french girls

Amazing vintage-styled photography by Adeline Rapon. This is the consistently fabulous Miss Pandora modelling The Vampire Dress. Click through for the whole photoset!

Hollywood is loneliness beside the swimming pool.

kick-the-tragedy: “Fabulous Anna May Wong, early 1930s ”

Cleopatra film - Theda Bara 1917

Famous silent film actress Theda Bara posing as Cleopatra in the 1917 film Cleopatra directed by J. Gordon Edwards. Cleopatra 1917 was one of the first big budget Hollywood movies - costing over $500,000 and employing 2,000 people during the filming in 1916 - 1917. Of course Theda Bara was a famous actress in the early days of silent film, best known for her femme fatale roles and risqué clothing. Unfortunately, this film has been lost to time as less than one minute of footage lasts today.

Anna May Wong, 1930s

Valentino Vamp

A Pre-Raphaelite Child living in a modern world. Lover of many things modern & new, vintage & retro, classic & timeless. Lover of languages, cultures & history. Lover of music, art & travel. Lover of tastes, sights & sounds. Lover of Life. I'm Me. Who are you? All images contained on this tumblr are the property of their respective owners. Valentino Vamp does not claim ownership, unless otherwise noted, of any image contained herein. All photos edited in Adobe Photoshop by me. Please do not…

You Don’t Know Jack – A Second Take on Jack Pickford – Part III

Here is Part III of You Don’t Know Jack, my take on the much misunderstood and much maligned Jack Pickford. Parts I and II may be found by clicking on their links. This post is much longer th…

Pola Negri photograph print silent film star vintage photo | Etsy

Pola Negri photograph print silent film star vintage photo Hollywood actress beauty black white movie theater wall decor poster boho art We are a professional interior graphic design business specializing in curating unique unusual vintage historical images and designing large scale graphic interior art for both commercial and residential interiors. For the first time, we are offering to the public access to a portion of our collection of rare, hard to find vintage historical archival…

Theda Bara

Explore Past Recollections' photos on Flickr. Past Recollections has uploaded 56 photos to Flickr.

WOMEN ACTORS NOW AND THEN

WOMEN ACTORS NOW AND THEN

In my novel, We Shall See the Sky Sparkling, Lily is an actress working in London at the end of the 19th century, who travels to pre-revolutionary Russia during the reign of Tsar Nicholas II. Read further below on Women Actors Now and Then There is a tremendous love and devotion behind the choice of becoming an actor.

Cyd charisse photo #19

This is a great photograph printed on either 8.5 X 11 in or 11 X 14 in premium glossy photographic paper. Select your preferred photo size from the drop down menu. The image is printed full frame with no cropping. There will be varying amount of white border surrounding each image based on the proportions of the original photograph. This high quality photograph is a great collectors item suitable for framing. This is a contemporary reprint made directly from a high resolution digital scan of…

Olive Thomas, My Latest le Belle Epoque Beauty

Olive Thomas was born October 20, 1894 into a working class Irish-American family in the Pittsburgh area steel town of Charleroi, Pennsylvania. When her father a steelworker died, 15 year old Olive was forced to leave school to earn a living and support her mother and 2 brothers. She worked in several department stores as a clerk. She married at age 16, living and working in a small mill town for 2 years when she divorced. At that time, Olive moved to New York City and found a job in a…