Sunday, February 28, 2016

GREEN in winter

Green
         
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Murano glass 1961 green
Murano glass,  1961
         
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a textile pattern in green 2011
a textile pattern,  2011
      
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a Robert Williams painting
a Robert Williams painting       click twice
        
G R E E N
         
a green textile from India, 1900?
a textile from India, 1900?
           
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1960s Scott toilet paper ad green
 1960s Scott toilet paper magazine advertisement
         
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a D. Botts illustration 1957
a D. Botts illustration, 
1957       click twice
         
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Iván Navarro 2011 art
Iván Navarro,  2011 art
         
G R E E N
         
a 1901 tapestry German
a 1901 tapestry,  German

         
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this green uranium glass is a vaguely radioactive
         
G R E E N
   
Loudmouth Lime from Funny Face,  the 1960s powdered kids' drink
"Loudmouth Lime" from 'Funny Face',  the 1960s powdered kids' drink
         
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1970s candy wrapper Matlow's lemon chews
a 1970s candy wrapper     click twice
         
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1925 Grenoble Exposition Internationale
1925 Grenoble Exposition Internationale

         
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1877 ornament China green
1877 ornament,  China

       
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Bernie Fuchs illustration
a Bernie Fuchs magazine illustration     click twice
         
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chromium oxide
         
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green glass doorknobs, a color photograph
glass doorknobs
         
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1930s metal fireplace screen, a color photograph
a 1930s metal fireplace screen
         
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Edward Petrovich Hau at the Hermitage 1865
an Edward Petrovich Hau 1865 painting of part of
the Hermitage in Russia     click twice
           
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A 1955 fashion illustration of fur in green
 A 1955 fashion illustration
         
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Whitefriars glass 1957
Whitefriars glass,  1957       click twice
         
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An old bookbinding of Flora's Feast
"Flora's Feast"  an old bookbinding
         
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Hans Hinterreiter art
a Hans Hinterreiter print     click twice
         
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Marcello Dudovich
detail from a Marcello Dudovich poster illustration
         
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a 1963 Lamborghini concept car in green
a 1963 Lamborghini concept car       see full size
         
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a Sven Palmqvist 1955 glass, color photograph
a Sven Palmqvist 1955 glass
         
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Eva Cellini illustration 1966
an Eva Cellini 1966 illustration for a children's book
         
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Malachite, a color photograph
Malachite from below
       

Sunday, February 21, 2016

early MANNEQUINS and window display

early mannequins and window display
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
           
1904 mannequin illustration from a catalog
a 1904 mannequin in a store window
     
mannequin photgraph from a 1913 catalog
in 1913 new mannequin appears in the window, 
 prettier and with a better wax head 
    
wax mannequin large photograph from 1914 advert
... one year later,  a new wax bust has replaced the old mannequins AND the store owner's wife
         
Feldman's humanized figures photograph 1917 advertisement
by 1917,  mannequins have replaced the store owner himself  ...
        
United States rubber company advertisement 1917
1917
customers don't bother to notice that stores are newly
owned by mannequins,
and frankly they don't care
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
          
1917 store mannequin child from catalog photograph
1917 store mannequin child from catalog photograph
a 1917
child mannequin
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
          
1940s Toronto Simpsons mannequins photograph
Simpsons in 1940s Toronto       click to enlarge
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
          
Pierre Imans mannequins photograph large
Pierre Imans design mannequins,  1930s?       click image twice
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
          
photograph of 1918 window display
1917       click to enlarge
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
          
1917 window display mannequins
1918 sidewalk pedestrians watched mannequins watching mannequin feet 
click to enlarge
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
           
1917 window display mannequins photograph
if this 1917 window production displays only two dresses,  what must
they cost?  It's questions like these that keep us outside looking in ...
now we're being asked to move along       click twice
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
         
1925 Paris Industrial Arts Expo mannequins
1925 Paris Industrial Arts Expo mannequins

       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
          
a 1927 mannequin at a ships wheel
a 1927 mannequin
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
          
1934 window display photograph
a giant butterfly in a 1934 window display for fabrics       click to enlarge
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
          
1934 window display photograph with an odd pose from the mannequin
a 1934 window display for fabrics,  with an odd pose from the mannequin
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
          
1934 window display photograph
1934       click to enlarge
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
          
1934 window display photograph
1934 mannequins ... dark emotionless blocks of men       click to enlarge
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
           
1934 store window
a partial mannequin in 1934
      
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
          
1934 mannequin heads in a store window display
1934 mannequin heads only       click twice
       
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
           
not quite mannequins in 1937
      
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
           
kreml vacation hair advert photo
an unusual image in an old advertisement for a hair product
     
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
         
1945 store mannequin odd photograph
1945
     
Early Mannequins & Window Displays
         
a 1948 inflatable mannequin
a 1948 inflatable mannequin