Vaslav Nijinsky in Scheherazade, 1911.
Alexander Sacharoff and Clotilde von Derp regarded as one of the most famous couples in the history of dance.
The wax figures mannequins of Karl Schenker photographer were shown in 2013 at the Venice Biennale. Curated by the American artist Cindy Sherman.
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)
From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)
Jean Patou Mannequins 1925. Jean Patou, 1880-1936, was a French couturier, costume designer. In 1912 he went to Paris and opened a small tailor-fashion atelier Maison Parry. His collection corresponded to… Read More
Blanche Sweet. American Actress. Silent movie star. Blanche Sweet 1896-1986 was an American film actress whose career in the early days of silent films had already peaked. 1909 began her film… Read More
India. Epic Mahabharata. Indian myth and legend: with illustrations by Warwick Goble.
Actress Fritzi Massary in “Die Teresina”.* Fritzi Massary (Friederika Masaryk, 1882-1969) was an Austrian singer and actress. She grew up in Vienna as the oldest of three daughters of a… Read More
Hat fashion by Cora Marson 1925. Art deco period.
Late fashion designs by Paul Poiret.
The Prague actress Bronislava Livia in 1925. Art deco period. Silent movie star.