Sunday, January 29, 2017

Heinrich Goring

Portrait of Heinrich Goring, exact date and photographer unknown.  Heinrich Goring, German, jurist, diplomat, father of Hermann Goring, organizer of the  genocide of the  Herero and Nama people, 1904-1907, while Governor of German South-West Africa, now Namibia, 1839-1913.

Donald Trump as a Nazi

Donald Trump as a Nazi, 2016, by Pegasus, American, real name and birth date unknown.

The Hate Bus of George Lincoln Rockwell

Hate bus sponsored by George Lincoln Rockwell, 1961, by Joe Scherschel, American, 1920-2004.  George Lincoln Rockwell, American, commercial artist, publisher, founder and first president  of The American Nazi Party

Sunday, January 22, 2017

Rho 1

Rho 1, 1977, by Jack Whitten, American, 1939-.  Acrylic on canvas.

Nicknames of the States

Nicknames of the States, 1884, advertising poster, by W. Mackwitz, released by H. W. Hill & Co.

The Ape and the Idiot

Advertising poster for The Ape and the Idiot & Other People, 1897, by Anna Whelan Betts, American, 1873-1959.  The Ape the Idiot & Other People, short stories by William Chambers Morrow, American, 1854-1923.

Monday, January 16, 2017

Mata Hari

Mata Hari, born Margaretha Zelle, Dutch, actress, dancer, spy, 1876-1917.  Photographer unknown.

Cash For Your Cars

Cash For Your Cars, San Francisco, 1939, by John Gutmann, American, born Germany, 1905-1998.

Ella Raines

Portrait of Ella Raines, 1947, by Man Ray, American, born Emmanuel Radnitzky, painter, photographer, 1890-1976.  Ella Raines, American, actress, 1920-1988.

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Suzy Parker

Portrait of Suzy Parker, 1950, by Nina Leen, American born Russia, exact date of birth unknown, thought to be between 1909 and 1914-1995.  Suzy Parker, born Cecilia Ann Renee Parker, American, model, actress, 1932-2003.

Lauren Bacall

Portrait of Lauren Bacall, 1945, by Nina Leen, American, born Russia, exacte date of birth unknown, thought to be between 1909 and 1914-1995.  Lauren Bacall, born Betty Joan Perske, American, model, actress, 1924-2014.