ladydilettanti: “ Awesome old photo of the day. Circa 1936-1938 ”
Bill Brandt South London, 1930s From The Photography of Bill Brandt
London by Alfred Buckham, pioneer of aerial photography. Despite nine crashes he said, “If one’s right leg is tied to the seat with a scarf or a piece of rope, it is possible to work in perfect security.”
E.O. Hoppé, Over the rooftops, Stanley Street, Sydney, 1930. From E.O. Hoppé’s Australia.
George Hoyningen-Huene: Lotte Lenya, 1933.
Grit and Ina van Elben’s dancing-machine at the Tingel-Tangel Theatre, 1931
Dorothy Wilding Gladys Cooper Vintage bromide print, 1933 From Dorothy Wilding: The Pursuit of Perfection
honey-rider: Janine Niepce . Le pont des Arts, Paris . 1962
23 December 1935: Temple. (Arthur Tanner/Fox Photos / Getty Images)