Saturday, January 25, 2014

Portrait/Self Portrait

Charles "Pete" Conrad, Jr. reflected in the visor of Alan Bean, Apollo 12, 1969, by Charles "Pete" Conrad, Jr.,  American,  1930-1999.  Alan Bean, American, 1932-.

Mailed From Boston, Massachusetts

Postcard mailed from Boston, Massachusetts, June 24, 1910.  Illustrator and publisher unknown.  From my collection.

Saturday, January 18, 2014

Jules et Jim

Still from Jules And Jim, 1962, directed by Francois Truffaut, French, 1932-1984.  Left to right, Jeanne Moreau, French, 1928-, Henri Serre, French, 1931-, Oskar Werner, born Oskar Josef Schliessmayer, Austrian, 1922-1984.

The Penetrator

The Penetrator, 1967, by Forrest Bess, American, 1911-1977.  Oil on canvas.

Reclining Nude

Reclining Nude, 1917, by Amedeo Modigliani, Italian, 1884-1920.  Oil on canvas.

Saturday, January 11, 2014

The Girl in the Gold Leather Dress

The Girl In the Gold Leather Dress, copyright 1960, first printing, 1961, paperback book, by Victoria Kelrich Morhaim, American, dates unknown.  Illustrator unknown.  From my collection.

Man Skiing With Dogs

Man Skiing With Dogs, 1930, by George A. Ahgupach, American, 1911-2001.  Carbon, ink, and blood serum on parchment.

Bauhaus At Night

The Bauhaus After Dark, 1929, by Lyonel Feininger, artist, photographer, American, 1871-1956.

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Bonne Annee, Happy New Year

Happy New Year Postcard, publisher and dates unknown, illustrator, Chagny, full name, nationality unknown.  From my collection.