Sunday, 28 February 2010

The Night-Life of Paris





From Night-Life of Paris by Irene Deneraile, 1942.

The How-To of Posing

The indispensible guide to posing for glamour, pin-up and advertising photography featuring 1226 illustrations with accompanying instruction.

Thursday, 25 February 2010

Le Petit Chapeau


A selection of ladies' hats from le Petit Echo de la Mode, 13th September 1953.

Wednesday, 24 February 2010


"Veronique"; a 20 year-old Paris showgirl. From the Carnival Spring Special, 1959.

A Fifties Flash


From Wink, December 1954.

Tuesday, 23 February 2010

June Wilkinson 3

From Modern Man, unknown month, 1959.

Monday, 22 February 2010

Robert Mitchum


Robert Mitchum gets to grips with the publicity seeking British actress, Simone Silva, at the Cannes Film Festival.
From Modern Man, unsure of month, 1959.