livelymorgue:

July 30, 1922 (or, according to Napoleon’s Republican calendar, 12 Thermidor): Civil War re-enactors, eat your hearts out: Students of the St. Cyr Military School in Brittany, France, dressed like a Napoleonic battalion, complete with diminutive despot. Photo: The New York Times

beyond-the-canvas:

Gustave Dore, Andromeda. 1869, oil on canvas. Private collection.

(via caravaggista)

panopticongallery:

Man Ray, Woman with Long Hair, 1929.

Today we celebrate the birth of Man Ray.

archivesofamericanart:

Just look at those faces.  Why can’t it be #nationaldogday everyday?

'Echo' Triptych, 1974 / Lowell Nesbitt, photographer. Lowell Nesbitt papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Lowell Nesbitt sitting with his dogs in front of his artwork, 1979 / Jack Mitchell, photographer. Lowell Nesbitt papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.


Elizabeth Taylor on the set of Cleopatra (1963)

Elizabeth Taylor on the set of Cleopatra (1963)

(via vintagegal)

wmagazine:

Golden Girl

Photograph by Willy Vanderperre; styled by Melanie Ward; W magazine September 2014. 

Friends at the Beach. 1983-84

Christine Osinski

whitneymuseum:

TGIF! Celebrate with some cake.

Jeff Koons (b. 1955), Cake, 1995–97. Oil on canvas; 125 3⁄8 x 116 3⁄8 in. (318.5 × 295.6 cm). Private collection. © Jeff Koons