Jeanne Lanvin ~ (1 January 1867, Paris – 6 July 1946, Paris) was a French fashion designer and the founder of the Lanvin fashion house.
One of the most influential designers of the 1920s and ’30s, Jeanne Lanvin’s skillful use of intricate trimmings, virtuoso embroideries and beaded decorations in clear, light, floral colors became a Lanvin trademark.
Alexander Graham Bell and Mabel Kissing Within a Tetrahedral Kite
Engineer and inventor Alexander Graham Bell pioneered optical telecommunications and was also very fascinated with flying. In a photo dated 1903, Bell is seen giving his wife Mabel a smooch while they were both inside the geometric gizmo called the tetrahedral kite.
Andreas Feininger, 1933
“Nude Against Sea”
Jeune femme effeuillant une marguerite (1930-40s).
Francoise Hardy in Paris, 1963
The rebirth of the sun, from the Book of the Day, as seen in the tomb of Ramesses VI.