101 posts tagged vintage
Franz Reichelt (d. 1912) attempted to use this contraption as a parachute. Reichelt died after he jumped off the Eiffel Tower wearing his invention, which failed to operate properly as a parachute.
Sun Dance Pledgers, two young Cheyenne men in ceremonial paint. Edward S. Curtis, 1910.
French Court Presentation Ensemble, 1928 designed by Boué Soeurs.
George Harrison is 14; John Lennon is 17; Paul McCartney is 15. The cove on the far right is lost to history.
French Court Presentation Dress, 1932–34 designed by Boué Soeurs.