November Frost

Mára a novemberi fagy megérkezett. A kertben a barna levelek az utolsó lélegzetükben sóhajtoznak, ahogy a földre kúsznak. A madáretető körül a tolongás borítékolható. A fagy harapja az orrunkat a meleg sapkák és kesztyűk izgatottan használatra jelentkeznek… (Kerepes, Hungary – Németh György fotó)

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Roselyne in Arcangues

Helmut Newton (German-Australian, 1920-2004) – Roselyne in Arcangues, France (salon), 1975 (Gelatin silver photograph. Art Gallery NSW.) – – Private Property is a mixture of fashion, portraits and erotica from 1972 to 1983. Roselyne in Arcangues was shot at Château Arcangues for French Vogue. The Amazonian Roselyne participates in the archetypal Newton fantasy of female exhibitionism and male voyeurism.

Roselyne in Arcangues

Della Oake at Clytha Park

“Two extremes of fashion are designed and worn with great authority in Britain: the tailored suit and the ball dress. This last – shown like an elegant ghost of a lady who might have lived at Clytha Park, Miss Herbert’s Monmouthshire home. Norman Hartnell’s strapless evening dress and jacket: layer upon layer of lilac tulle, hand embroidered with lilac pailettes. Twin-pointed tiara of diamonds set in Palladium; long matching earrings.” – Della Oake at Clytha Park. British Vogue, February 1951. Photograph by Norman Parkinson.

Della Oake at Clytha Park

Bordeaux (Poster)

Jean Dupas (French, 1882-1964) – Bordeaux, 1937 (Poster) – – An alluring, Art Deco, allegorical beauty representing the wonderment of all that Bordeaux has to offer is actually showing off those very same attributes in the form of ships from the city’s famous harbor, monuments and the wine for which the region is so renowned.

Bordeaux (Poster)