Read the Printed Word! Anna Karamazoff
drrestless:

René Gruau - AD for Crescendoe Gloves
18th Sep 201420:4348 notes
christinerod:

Fashion illustration by René Gruau, 1965, Lanvin, International Textiles, Brush drawing in ink and watercolor.
18th Sep 201420:4265 notes
fawnvelveteen:

1926 Tea gown by Jessie Franklin Turner 
18th Sep 201420:3869 notes
edwardian-time-machine:

Corset
1890
Source
18th Sep 201420:3754 notes
detailsofpaintings:

Unknown artist, Portrait of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his daughter Sophie (detail)
20th century
18th Sep 201420:361,408 notes
lapitiedangereuse:

Guy Laroche 1957Marie helene Arnaud -Top model Maxim’s bar
18th Sep 201420:3551 notes
lapitiedangereuse:

It has been widely reported that Colbert at first refused to bare her leg for this scene because it was unladylike. However, when the body double arrived on set she said, “Get her out of here. I’ll do it. That’s not my leg!”
18th Sep 201417:09311 notes

pyraa-mids:

I thought you had many lovers. I mean when I saw you for the first time, at the Cinématheque, you and Theo, you looked so cool, so sophisticated. Like a movie star.

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fuckyeahvintage-retro:

Summer night on Coney Island, 1949 © Phil Greitzer
18th Sep 201417:09698 notes

Anders Zorn - In Mourning

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acertainidontknowwhat:

Gemma Claudia, 49 A.D.
On the left side is the Emperor Claudius and his wife Agrippina the Younger. On the right, Claudius’ brother Germanicus and his wife Agrippina the Elder…Also Agrippina the Younger’s parents.
18th Sep 201417:04447 notes
antique-royals:

1910
18th Sep 201416:57222 notes
travelsofabrokegirl:

Paris in Autumn
I took this on my walk from my apartment to the Eiffel tower this morning. Isn’t Paris looking perfectly fall-like?!
18th Sep 201416:564,904 notes
dearfawndoe:

Audrey Hepburn and her friend and former co-star Anthony Perkins at the David of Donatello awards in Rome, 1962. They won best foreign actress and actor respectively.
18th Sep 201416:55551 notes

labelleotero:

I just noticed that when I look through my “me” and “about me” tags, it’s usually gifs of old movies with fabulous actresses drinking.

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Opaque  by  andbamnan