‘Portraits’ by Frank Eugene, 1900 to 1910.

Born in New York to immigrant parents, Frank Eugene (1865 – 1936) was one of many young German-Americans to travel to Munich to study at the Royal Bavarian Academy of Arts.
He was a founding member of the Photo-Secession and one of the first university-level professors of photography in the world.

Eugene considered himself more like a painter than a photographer.

He emphasised by the manipulation of his photographs of the negatives as well as after the positivado, by means of pens, pencils and punzones.
This amazing selected photo collection he shot women portrait from between the 1900s and 1910s.

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Trendy Women’s Street Fashion of the 1920s.

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Immortalized in movies and magazine covers, young women’s fashion of the 1920s was both a trend and social statement, a breaking-off from the rigid Victorian way of life.
These young, rebellious, middle-class women, labeled ‘flappers’ by older generations, did away with the corset and donned slinky knee-length dresses, which exposed their legs and arms.
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Tamara de Lempicka, Paris 1929. Photo by Dora Kallmus.
The hairstyle of the decade was a chin-length bob, of with several popular variations.
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Style Tribes of the 1950s-1960s.

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With a streetwise 1950s blend of Edwardian dandyism, Saville Row fashion and styles borrowed from Hollywood westerns, teddy boys were Britain’s first identifiable youth tribe.
Photograph: Joseph McKeown/Getty Images
Ever since teddy boys started stalking the streets of Britain with their dandy looks, teen scenes have come thick and fast.
A new book documents them all: mods and rockers, punks and ravers • Street Culture by Gavin Baddeley.

Mods: The Who, posing on Brighton pier in mod revival style

Bikers from Movies: Peter Fonda in Easy Rider.

Hippies and the Summers of Love.
via From hippies to hip-hop heads: 50 years of style tribes – in pictures | Art and design | The Guardian.

1940s Hollywood Fashion Hairstyles.

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Lauren Bacall
The 1940s was really a glamorous time for hairstyles.
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Many movie stars including Bette Davis, Katharine Hepburn, Lucille Ball, Rita Hayworth… with their wavy and curly hairstyles that were the popular styles of the 1940s.
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See more images via vintage everyday: 16 Glamorous Vintage Photos of American Actresses That Defined ’40s Hairstyles

Vintage Swimwear 1940s-1950s.

The mid to late 1940s was a breakthrough period for women’s swimwear, and at its peak was the birth of the pacesetting Bikini in 1946.
And it really boomed in the 1950s.
A postcard set of 69 women in swimsuits from the 1940s and 1950s will bring to you a clearer view.

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See more swimwear via vintage everyday: Vintage Swimwear Revisited – 69 Glamorous Postcards Show Women Swimsuits in the 1940s and ’50s

Fashion by Edward Steichen.

Fashion Photography by Edward Steichen in the 1920s and 1930s (2)

English stage actress Mary Taylor, 1933
As chief photographer for Vogue and Vanity Fair, Edward Steichen profoundly shaped the look of celebrity and fashion photography in the 1920s and 1930s.
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 Chanel cocktail dress, Vogue May 1926
He immortalized leading writers, artists, actors, dancers and politicians in striking portraits.
Fashion photography was revolutionized when he began depicting the creations of all the great designers of the age.
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Two models on the deck of the cruise ship liner Lurline, 1934
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