Wednesday, April 16, 2014
sydneyflapper:

Modiano cigarette advertisement, 1935

sydneyflapper:

Modiano cigarette advertisement, 1935

Monday, April 14, 2014
valinaraii:

Allegory of the Second Spanish Republic,  proclaimed on April 14, 1931. The similarities with France’s Marianne are evident, and even the same motto of the French Republic (Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité) can be read, although translated into Spanish, of course.

valinaraii:

Allegory of the Second Spanish Republic,  proclaimed on April 14, 1931. The similarities with France’s Marianne are evident, and even the same motto of the French Republic (Liberté, Egalité, Fraternité) can be read, although translated into Spanish, of course.

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
di-biancoenero:

A Sicilian kitchen, 1938
photo by Eugenio Bronzetti
reportagesicilia

di-biancoenero:

A Sicilian kitchen, 1938

photo by Eugenio Bronzetti

reportagesicilia

Monday, March 24, 2014
historicaltimes:

An Albanian boy carries a rifle as he flees to Yugoslavia with his mother, after the Italian invasion of Albania, 1939 -

historicaltimes:

An Albanian boy carries a rifle as he flees to Yugoslavia with his mother, after the Italian invasion of Albania, 1939 -

Thursday, March 20, 2014

unhistorical:

Ufa (Universum Film AG) German film posters from the 1920s and 30s:

- The Golem: How He Came into the World (1920), Paul Wegener & Carl Boese

The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920), Robert Wiene

Die Nibelungen (1924), Fritz Lang

Metropolis (1927), Fritz Lang

The Last Laugh (1924), F.W. Murnau

Faust (1926), F.W. Murnau

Monday, January 6, 2014
german-expressionists:

Kārlis Padegs, Madonna with a Machine Gun, 1932 

german-expressionists:

Kārlis Padegs, Madonna with a Machine Gun, 1932 

Saturday, December 28, 2013
Trooper (probably a non-commissioned officer, though I have some doubts on the uniform’s accuracy) of the Gruppo Squadroni Amhara, a colonial cavalry unit of the Italian army raised in 1938, as depicted in a period postcard.

Trooper (probably a non-commissioned officer, though I have some doubts on the uniform’s accuracy) of the Gruppo Squadroni Amhara, a colonial cavalry unit of the Italian army raised in 1938, as depicted in a period postcard.

Monday, December 16, 2013
gunsandposes-history:

Red Army men, Soviet Union, circa 1936.

gunsandposes-history:

Red Army men, Soviet Union, circa 1936.

(Source: humanoidhistory)

Friday, December 13, 2013
oorequiemoo:

oOrequiemOo:
scene from “le sang d’un poète”, dir.Jean Cocteau,
France, 1930

oorequiemoo:

oOrequiemOo:

scene from “le sang d’un poète”, dir.Jean Cocteau,

France, 1930

(Source: solonelywastheloneliness)

Thursday, November 28, 2013
eeriie:

Melted and damaged mannequins after a fire at a wax museum in London, 1930.

eeriie:

Melted and damaged mannequins after a fire at a wax museum in London, 1930.