https://flic.kr/p/wDswKQ | Mustard evening dress | 1950s full length evening dress in antique gold coloured satin with figured blue shell design and with Oliver Messel's signature woven into the pattern. The dress is sleeveless with a V neck. It has a full length petticoat, a lightly boned taffeta bodice and stiffened fabric skirt. C2002.126 DPABRW42
"Allison at her kitchen stove, dying scarves, ca. 1912-1920. from New York’s Bohemian Greenwich Village (1910s – 1920s). Jessie Tarbox Beals (1870 – 1942) was an American photographer, the first published female photojournalist in the United States mostly known for her portraits of places such as Bohemian Greenwich Village. Greenwich Village became widely identified as America’s bohemia by the mid-1910s."
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The Art of the Room - In Search of the Sublime in Design: Black & White Thomas Tryon's Manhattan apt designed by Clive Wilson. AD nov78 photo by Feliciano
Lafayette Escadrille (1958). The brave Americans who flew for France before the U.S. entered World War I are saluted in Lafayette Escadrille, a rousing and flavorful adventure filled with flyboy camaraderie. ’50s screen idol Tab Hunter stars as Thad Walker, a troubled youth who signs up with the elite corps.