« The Retro-Vintage Friday »

Chaque vendredi, vous pourrez vous délecter en images des meilleurs photographies et temps forts de mon blog Facebook de la semaine… Grâce à ces photographies, un véritable voyage dans le temps vous attend, tantôt dans un esprit vintage, tantôt entre surréalisme et concept architectural.

My little pet

Illustration by Quint Buchholz – Der Flug (The Flight), 1987.

Men with umbrellas flying into sky…

Rain Walk by Joel Robison

1938. Bunny Hartley in Vogue. Photo: Horst P. Horst.

Feel The music…

« Separado del mundo que me rodea , me da la impresión de ser observado todo el tiempo y juzgado por mis acciones. La única persona que no puede hacer en la vida se ha ido … « 

I reached back in my mental machine, found a moment, a moment of dancing, of love, and of memory. I smiled, and breathed into my little one’s ear Slip inside the eye of your mind Don’t you know you might find A better place to play You said that you’d never been All the things that you’ve seen Will slowly fade away…

Phoebe Rudomino is magical!!







by Phoebe Rudomino

Burbuja de esperanza…




Kevin Boyle



Be Aware of Dogs


Soy como ella en la noche , perdido en sus pensamientos , al lado de mi ventana …

Black & White 1

Black and White 2

Soirée difficile!!!

Rene Jacques L’homme de nuit 1939


What is a one track mind? People say this shit and it doesn’t mean anything. No, I don’t smoke cigarettes I can’t stand cigarettes. People say the most stupid things.


1946 photo by Constantin Joffe Model is wearing a back-buttoned ermine cape on a side-buttoned suit of black Forstmann wool.

Stocking over Stocking

Vintage 1960’s rain boots – now these are rain boots I would rock.

1960 Ad Vintage Clipper Craft Mr. U.S.A. Business Suit Fashion Mad Men Clothing.

leslie Fay

PO by Florian Heinke

Untitled ( from ‘Luriki’ 1971-85) by BORIS MIKHAILOV

On the other side of my black door

My Black Door

Modern Vintage

Reflected Happiness by Paul Brouns

Zeus Disguised As Air Christopher-Calvin Pollard

Riverview Resort 0550 Bhairavi Parikh

Barbie or Art?

Barbie or Art?

Barbie or Art?

Barbie or Art?

Barbie or Art?

Barbie or Art?


Las Maravillas de Roma.



Tenues de Cristóbal Balenciaga photographiées par Richard Avedon dans le numéro de septembre et octobre 1955 de HARPER’S BAZAAR.

Tenues de Cristóbal Balenciaga photographiées par Richard Avedon dans le numéro de septembre et octobre 1955 de HARPER’S BAZAAR.

Á droite super robe de Balenciaga de 1955-56.

No muse no problems

Earth angel


Day 182…


« The English Sickroom » in collaboration with Vicki Seven

Pages From The Chimerical Dictionary…

By Billy & Hells

TAKE A SEAT (Studio 2011)

O’Connell cites design influences such as Le Corbusier and Marcel Breuer and references artists such as Donald Judd, whose aesthetics are well distilled into these pieces.

desk’s daily digest of visual inspiration.


A time before digital…

Billy & Hells

Marte#02 (Larvae-UMBRA series), 2014. Photography courtesy the artist.

Rome, Italy, 1977-78. Courtesy of George och Betty Woodman.

Sentimental Journey, by Nobuyoshi Araki, published by Shinchosha, 1991.

Most of the works here – spanning the period of 1955 until just before the artist’s death in 1968 – have been vigorously slashed through with knives, pierced with tools and even ripped by hand. Pictured: Concetto spaziale, Attese, 1964. Photography courtesy Tornabuoni Art.

Lanvin: We went inside the house of Lanvin via Maison Européenne de la Photographie’s Alber Elbaz/Lanvin: Manifeste exhibition, which played out in 350 intimate images. The ‘introspective’ show runs until 31 October, 2015.

The Great Depression. This picture shows a man is jumping out of the window while the meeting is going on. This picture represent the great depression because people could not find a solution to slow down the depression, and people do not have enough money to live in the bad economy.

Richard Avedon

Richard Avedon

A Sign of the Times – Depression – Mended Stockings, Stenographer, San Francisco, 1934 by Dorothea Lange.

Andres Serrano, Immersions (Dante), 1989.

Oeuvre Personnelle


Walter Fredrick Morrison sold the rights in 1957 to Wham-O for the flying disc that started out as a popcorn can lid, evolved into a cake pan and is now a recreational icon. Morrison called it his Pluto Platter but Wham-O renamed it the Frisbee.

Vintage Photos Of Snowy Training Sessions Show You Shouldn’t Mess With Military Women.

A found vintage press photograph from 1947 shows a woman blowing cigarette smoke through a foam mattress


Lazy Smoke


Salvador Dalí photographed by Philippe Halsman.

We Trade!

Oh grateful colours, bright looks II, photomontage original,collage sur photo de Tim Walker, 2009 – Linder.

Le mépris’ film by jean-luc godard

Guy Bourdin

1979 Femme Objet Musée d’art moderne de la ville de paris.

John Stezaker


Pig push Pigs


Hellium Stone

Ecorché Vif

john stezaker

A zookeeper gives a penguin a shower from a watering can, 1930

From the movie Bright Lights by Robert Z Leonard, 1925…

1951 Queen

Free Whisky…

A cat escapes from the Animal Rescue League, 1930

American film actress Veronica Lake, illustrates what can happen to women war workers who wear their hair long while working at their benches, in a factory somewhere in America, 1943

A technician at the Cologne Health Museum gets into his work, 1955

Women in Chicago being arrested for wearing one piece bathing suits and showing a little leg, 1922

Hairstyle at New York World’s Fair, 1939

Thanksgiving Day parade in New York City…

Helmut Newton

Some guy riding a horse in east Africa…

Mid 50´s Note The cat on his lap…

Model Monique Van Vooren bowling with a kangaroo.

Bérénice Bejo as Peppy Miller in The Artist, 1927.

A Koskimo person wearing full-body fur garment, oversized gloves and mask of Hami (“dangerous thing”) during the numhlim ceremony. Notice the feet.

Max Factor demonstrates his “scientific device” the Beauty Micrometer which detects defects in feminine beauty that are imperceptible to the naked eye.

TV Helmet by Walter Pichler

Mamie Van Doren punches her husband Ray Anthony

This horseman is from the 1960 Jean Cocteau film Testament of Orpheus.

Fritz, a television celebrity bulldog, is shaved by a Californian barber.

Renaud Marion

Erik Madigan Heck

Megan (Alex Prager)


Challenge Games, 1950 (Arthur Leipzig)


Betty Brosmer was a 1950s model with a famously tiny waist.

Anna Pavlova c. 1947

A Woman Fire Guard using a stirrup pump on the roof of a building (Senate House in London, the Ministry of Information headquarters) in London, 1941.

Carey Mulligan as Bathsheba in Far From the Madding Crowd…



The Shining

Ale House (Sarah Johanna Eick)

Mladen Penev

Franco Fontana…

Legs belonging to dancer Juliet Prowse, as part of her act at the Flamingo Hotel Las Vegas. September 1962 – Allan Grant

Alfa Castaldi…