Tag Archives: Art Deco Fashion

Art déco fashion. The Time between c. 1910 and 1940. – it was, in the midst of the general new departures of classical modernism, a design connection between elegance and form, precious materials, strength of color and sensuality of the subject. The ideas and suggestions received the Art Deco from all directions of development of modernity that were bundled in Paris like nowhere else.
Keywords: The fashion of the Jazz Age. Androgyny, Luxury, The Flapper, The Charleston girls. French Designers like Paul Poiret, Coco Chanel, Elsa Schiaparelli, Jean Patou. Tubular silhouette, The Cloche hat.

Sleeping and dressing room of a lady. Interior design 1916.

Sleeping and dressing room. Vienna Workshop. Josef Hoffmann. Austrian architect and designer. Vienna Secession.

Sleeping and dressing room of a lady 1916.

Sleeping and dressing room of a lady 1916. Designed by Professor Josef Hoffmann, Vienna. Vienna Workshop.

Josef Franz Maria Hoffmann (1870-1956) Austrian architect and designer. Together with Joseph Maria Olbrich, he founded the Vienna Secession in 1897. Founding member and one of the main representatives of the Wiener Werkstätte in 1903. In 1907, Hoffmann was co-founder of the German and Austrian Werkbund.

Actress Erna Morena. German actress of the silent film period.

German film actress, film producer and screenwriter of the silent film period. Photographer Hans Hold

Erna Morena 1916

Erna Morena, Portrait by photographer Hans Hold 1916.

Erna Morena. Photographer Karl Schwenker. 1920s period. Roaring twenties.

Erna Morena 1915

Portrait by Photographer Karl Schwenker 1915.

Hairstyle, hat fashion in Berlin.

Erna Morena 1885-1962 (Her real name was Ernestine Mary Fuchs) was a German film actress, film producer and screenwriter of the silent film period and the early days of the sound film. She played the role of the wife of the Consistorial in the infamous Nazi propaganda film Jud Suss. Overall, she starred in about 120 films and was as well known as Greta Garbo and Henny Porten in her heyday. Today she is largely forgotten.