Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Chantons Sous La Pluie



Belgian film poster for Singin' in the Rain, 1952, designer unknown.  Singin' in the Rain, 1952, directed by Stanley Donen, American, 1924-, and Gene Kelly, American, actor, dancer, film director, choreographer, 1912-1996.

Singin' in the Rain



Donald O'Connor, American, actor, dancer, 1925-2003, Debbie Reynolds, born Mary Frances Reynolds, American, actress, singer, dancer, 1932-December 28, 2016, and Gene Kelly, American, actor, dancer, film director, choreographer, 1912-1996 in Singin' in the Rain, 1952, directed by Stanley Donen, American, 1924-, and Gene Kelly.

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Anti-Aircraft Gunner



Anti-Aircraft Gunner, Spanish Civil War, 1936, by Juan Guzman, born Hans Gutmann Guster, Mexican, born Germany, 1911-1982.

Maria Ginesta, Aged 17



Portrait of Maria Ginesta, Aged 17, Spanish Civil War, 1936, by Juan Guzman, born Hans Gutmann Guster, Mexican, born Germany, 1911-1982.  Maria Ginesta, Spanish, born France, soldier, translator, journalist, 1919-2014.

Farewell to the International Brigades



Farewell to the International Brigades, Barcelona, 1938, by Robert Capa, born Endre Erno Friedman, Hungarian, 1913-1954.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Nobody Love a Fat Man!




Illustrated postcard, from The Dog Gone Cat Series, copyright 1909, publisher F.A.Moss,  From my collection.

Singing In The Wilderness




Illustrated postcard, copyright 1909, publisher, Vincent V. Colby, Denver, Colorado. From my collection.

Friday, December 9, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

John Glenn



Official NASA Portrait, John Glenn, 1962, photographer unknown.  John Glenn, American, military officer, combat pilot, test pilot, engineer, astronaut, United States Senator, 1921-December 8, 2016.

Friday, December 2, 2016

Eye Body 2, Performance Art



Eye Body 2, 1963, by Carolee Schneemann, American, performance artist, actress, 1939-.  Photograph by Erro, born Guomundur Guomundsson, Icelandic, photographer, painter, designer, 1932-.

Stanley Kubrick, Self Portrait



Self portrait, late 1940s, by Stanley Kubrick, American, photographer, writer, film director, 1928-1999.

Jean Harlow



Portrait of Jean Harlow, 1930s, by Ted Allan, born Theos Alwyn Dunagan, American, photographer, cinematographer, 1910-1993.  Jean Harlow, born Harlean Carpenter, American, actress, 1911-1937.