goggles on the runwayphoto by Neal Bounzifor the New York Times, 1965

goggles on the runway
photo by Neal Bounzi
for the New York Times, 1965

Charlie Chaplin and his “tramp” doll, c. 1917

Charlie Chaplin and his “tramp” doll, c. 1917

Billy Eckstine by Martha Holmes for LIFE Magazine, 1949

Billy Eckstine by Martha Holmes 
for LIFE Magazine, 1949

Self-Portrait in Mirrorsphoto by Ilse Bing, 1931
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Joseph G. Mayer Fund© 2010 The Ilse Bing Estate / Courtesy Edwynn Houk Gallery

Self-Portrait in Mirrors
photo by Ilse Bing, 1931


The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Joseph G. Mayer Fund
© 2010 The Ilse Bing Estate / Courtesy Edwynn Houk Gallery

Audrey Hepburn by Inge Morath, 1959

Audrey Hepburn by Inge Morath, 1959

Lee Miller by Man Ray, c. 1929

Lee Miller by Man Ray, c. 1929

Barbara Mullen by Milton Greene

Barbara Mullen by Milton Greene

Katherine Dahlgren and Elizabeth Harrison practice semaphore Emergency Service Corps training camp, c. 1916

Katherine Dahlgren and Elizabeth Harrison practice semaphore 
Emergency Service Corps training camp, c. 1916

Roger Moore, c. 1930sfor Sirdar knitting patterns

Roger Moore, c. 1930s
for Sirdar knitting patterns

furs on 5th Avenue, Manhattan 1987photo by Richard Sandler

furs on 5th Avenue, Manhattan 1987
photo by Richard Sandler

John Bull cover, 1948

John Bull cover, 1948

Barbara Mullen by Richard Avedon, c. 1950s

Barbara Mullen by Richard Avedon, c. 1950s

two gentlemen and a punt gun, 1923

The Punt Guns were too big to hold and the recoil so violent they were mounted directly on the punts used for hunting, hence their name… The hunter would maneuver the entire boat in order to aim the gun… [and] firing the gun generated so much force it pushed the boat back.
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two gentlemen and a punt gun, 1923

The Punt Guns were too big to hold and the recoil so violent they were mounted directly on the punts used for hunting, hence their name… The hunter would maneuver the entire boat in order to aim the gun… [and] firing the gun generated so much force it pushed the boat back.

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Donna Drake by Peter Stackpolefor LIFE Magazine, 1942

Donna Drake by Peter Stackpole
for LIFE Magazine, 1942

Ninette de Valois in Douanes, 1932

Ninette de Valois in Douanes, 1932