I adore everything about this.
Dancing Man in Palermo, Sicily by Richard Avedon (1947).
Mi piace il tuo ballo sexy!
tutto il giorno tutti i giorni
“In 1921, early suffragettes often donned a bathing suit and ate pizza in large groups to annoy men…it was a custom at the time”
Let’s start this one up again!
by Helmut Newton
“My wife, June Browne [aka Alice Springs], in her 55th birthday.”, 1978.
Two sailors ca. 1940-1945. An image featured in the “Love and War” exhibit at the Kinsey Institute Gallery. More info on the exhibit can be found here.
“The photo is usually seen cropped from the waist up, as it was in the 1980s when the activist organization ACT-UP used in it on a T-shirt in their Read My Lips campaign. But the print hanging in the Kinsey gallery is the original version. Below decks, the sailors’ flies are open, and they are, so to speak, crossing swords.”
Three African American women at the state fair, ph. Frances Benjamin Johnston, ca. 1903
Daguerreotype of Bryson Crimean War Hero 1854
Uniform of an officer in the 49th Foot, wearing Crimean War medal with two bars.
All the sexy guys are dead :(