Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Venus, The Whopper, and Little Angel

QSL card, date and illustrator unknown.  From my collection.

Buzz Aldrin on the Moon

Buzz Aldrin on the Moon, 1969, by Neil Armstrong, American, engineer, test pilot, astronaut, 1930-2012.  Buzz Aldrin, born Edwin Aldrin, American, Air Force officer, test pilot, astronaut, 1930-.

Peter Lorre In M

Publicity photo of Peter Lorre in M, 1931, photographer unknown.  Peter Lorre, born Laszlo Lowenstein, American, born Austria-Hungary, now Slovakia, actor, 1904-1964.  M, 1931, directed by Fritz Lang, born Friedrich Christian Lang, American, born Austria, 1890-1976.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Running Legs

Running Legs, Fifth Avenue, New York City, 1940, by Lisette Model, born Elise Amelie Felicie Stern, American, born Germany, 1901-1983.

Bohemia Lies By the Sea

Bohemia Lies By the Sea, 1997, by Anselm Kiefer, German, painter, sculptor, 1945-.  Oil on canvas.

New Look Skirt

New Look Skirt Suit, Paris, 1948, by Robert Capa, born Andre Erno Friedman, Hungarian, 1913-1954.  Clothing designed by Christian Dior, French, 1905-1957. 

Monday, June 25, 2018

Radiator Building

Radiator Building-Night, New York, 1927, by Georgia O'Keeffe, American, 1887-1986.  Oil on canvas.