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20th Century Alcohol And Tobacco Ads: New Vibrant And Revealing Book Released By Taschen
The quest to affirm Americans’ need for alcohol and tobacco is a tale of 100 years of advertising intended to seduce consumers to partake in these delicious vices. This catalog of ads showcases the ...  More
Mar. 5, 2018
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Master Photographer Irving Penn Captured Some Of The Most Important Artists Of The 20th Century
Irving Penn (1917 - 2009) was an American photographer known for his fashion photography, portraits, and still lifes. Penn's work has been exhibited internationally and continues to inform the art of ...  More
Feb. 28, 2018
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Miquel Wert Hyper-realistic Murals Depicting Vintage Monochrome Photos
Miquel Wert is a Spanish/Swedish painter who currently lives and works in Paris (France). Graduated in Fine Arts at the University of Barcelona, his paintings and drawings have been exhibited ...  More
Feb. 27, 2018
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Gorgeous Gowns Inspired By Vintage Book Covers, Violins, And Floral Gardens By Sylvie Facon
Sylvie Facon is a French fashion designer and painter who creates dreamlike and wonderful dresses even Cinderella would envy. With such beautiful fabrics and attention to detail they seem to be ...  More
Feb. 27, 2018
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Fascinating New Book Showcases Rare, Artistic And Educational Victorian-era Board Games
As the turn from the 18th to the 19th century approached in Great Britain, more and more parents and teachers embraced a suggestion from the philosopher John Locke that 'learning might be made a play ...  More
Feb. 24, 2018
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Artist 10amCoffee Draws Poetic Illustrations On Vintage Books Beautifully Merging Words And Art
We know very little about the artist who goes by the name of '10amCoffee' except that she's a woman based in Germany who creates poetic and delightful illustrations on old books she finds in flea ...  More
Feb. 23, 2018
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Vintage: Epic Collection Of Terrible Europop Album Covers From The 70s-80s
Some of these terrible album covers, available in Europe in the 1970s and 1980s, look like the profile pics for would-be serial killers on Tinder. These are obviously the kind of covers made by some ...  More
Feb. 20, 2018
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Vintage: John French Glamorous Fashion Photography That Emphasized Contrasts And Chiaroscuro
John French (1907 - 1966) was an English fashion and portrait photographer. The models he worked with included the most famous of the time and many were debutantes who went on to become well-known ...  More
Feb. 19, 2018
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Brad Elterman Candid Pictures Of Celebrities In The 1980s
Bowie, Dylan, Lennon, Jagger, ... Brad Elterman is one of the few photographers in recent memory who can truly claim the title of pop culture historian. Originally from California started his ...  More
Feb. 13, 2018
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Jaguar Classic Re-starts Production Of The Iconic Le Mans-winning D-Type
Jaguar Classic is re-starting production of the iconic D-type race car in Coventry, 62 years after the last example was built in 1956. Just 25 new examples of the D-type will be meticulously ...  More
Feb. 12, 2018
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Georgiana Houghton Drawings And Watercolors ‘guided By Spirits And Higher Angelic Beings’
Georgiana Houghton (1814-1884) was a Spiritualist medium who, in the 1860s and 70s, produced an astonishing series of abstract watercolours. Detailed explanations on the back of the works declare that ...  More
Feb. 10, 2018
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Universe Chatarra: Flying Vintage Cars In Retro-futurist And Dystopian Universe By Alejandro Burdisio
'Universe Chatarra is a retro-futurist and dystopian limbo with some touches of urban / argenta imprint. In this world of gravitational absurdity, vintage cars and everyday urban situations coexist, ...  More
Feb. 5, 2018
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Deborah Feingold Iconic And Fascinating Portraits Of Celebrities In The 80s
For more than 30 years, American photographer Deborah Feingold has been capturing the spirit of music's biggest names, from Madonna to James Brown to Prince. What started as a hobby, learning to ...  More
Feb. 3, 2018
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Surreal Oil Paintings Based On Vintage Photographs With A Funny Twist By Paco Pomet
Paco Pomet is a Spanish painter who finds inspiration in 19th and 20th century black and white photography. He transforms images from old books, magazines and photo albums into otherworldly surreal ...  More
Feb. 2, 2018
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Oversized And Colorful Birds Painted On Vintage Photographs By Anja Wulfing
Anja Wülfing has a knack for combining the antiquated with the absurd, painting colorful creatures on turn-of-the-century photos. 'Sometimes it’s a detail on the photograph, like a haircut, or a ...  More
Jan. 31, 2018
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Behind Photographs: Tim Mantoani Photobook Documents Legendary Photographers Holding Their Iconic Photos
Photographer Tim Mantoani started a personal project in 2006 capturing photographers and their most famous images. Shooting in the rare format of 20 x 24 inch Polaroid, Mantoani has captured over 150 ...  More
Jan. 30, 2018
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Roadside America: Extreme Landscapes And Ghost Places Along Route 66 By Ralph Graf
Ralph Gräf is a German photographer and cell biologist who lives and works in Potsdam near Berlin who has created a stunning series titled 'Roadside America' where he captures abandoned motels, gas ...  More
Jan. 29, 2018
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Cars, New York City 1974–1976: Beautiful, Haunting Series And Photobook By Langdon Clay
From 1974 to 1976, Langdon Clay (born 1949) photographed the cars he encountered while wandering the streets of New York City and nearby Hoboken, New Jersey, at night. Shot in Kodachrome with a Leica ...  More
Jan. 27, 2018
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Shusei Nagaoka: The Sci-Fi Illustrator Who Created The Album Covers For Earth, Wind & Fire
Shusei Nagaoka (1936 - 2015) was a Japanese illustrator best known for his music album cover art in the 1970s and 80s which included Earth, Wind & Fire, Deep Purple, Electric Light Orchestra, Space, ...  More
Jan. 20, 2018
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Eli Rezkallah Reverses Roles In Sexist Vintage Ads Questioning Modern Day Sexism
'In a parallel universe' is a series of fictional images, recreated from real ads in the mad men era, that question modern day sexism: showing it through a humorous light to spark a conversation ...  More
Jan. 19, 2018
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Summer Weather: Michael Jang Hilarious Awkward Would-be Weather Reporters In The Eighties
In the early eighties, Michael Jang was hired to take a photograph of each person who auditioned for the job of weather reporter at a San Francisco TV station. 25 years later, the head shots were ...  More
Jan. 7, 2018
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