Louise Brooks, she's on the NYRB cover of Adolfo Bioy Casares' 'The Invention of Morel'

Louise Brooks, she's on the NYRB cover of Adolfo Bioy Casares' 'The Invention of Morel'

U.S.A. DANCE. STYLE. Louise Brooks  ( 1906 –1985),  ca. 1923.  American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing  the flapper style. Flappers were a "new breed" of young Western women in the 1920s who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair and listened to jazz. Flappers were seen as brash for, drinking, treating sex in a casual manner, smoking and driving automobiles. Flappers had their origins in the Roaring Twenties  and increased transatlantic cultural exchange that followed the end of…

U.S.A. DANCE. STYLE. Louise Brooks ( 1906 –1985), ca. 1923. American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the flapper style. Flappers were a "new breed" of young Western women in the 1920s who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair and listened to jazz. Flappers were seen as brash for, drinking, treating sex in a casual manner, smoking and driving automobiles. Flappers had their origins in the Roaring Twenties and increased transatlantic cultural exchange that followed the end of…

Candid shot of Louise Brooks.  I like her even better relaxed and not artificially posed.

Candid shot of Louise Brooks. I like her even better relaxed and not artificially posed.

Louise Brooks - She always looks so modern (contermporary). You would think this was a 1990's photo - wouldn't you?

Louise Brooks - She always looks so modern (contermporary). You would think this was a 1990's photo - wouldn't you?

silent film goddess in gothic sensual pose vintage photo style model vicky butterfly, photographer the talented maria s. varela   Louise Brooks silent star inspired work , look at the photos by this artist and watch the mesmerising films of the star too

silent film goddess in gothic sensual pose vintage photo style model vicky butterfly, photographer the talented maria s. varela Louise Brooks silent star inspired work , look at the photos by this artist and watch the mesmerising films of the star too

Los accesorios se convirtieron en una parte muy importante del vestir. Por lo general consistía en piezas de joyas de Art Deco, con muchas capas de collares de perlas. Foto: Louise Brooks

Los accesorios se convirtieron en una parte muy importante del vestir. Por lo general consistía en piezas de joyas de Art Deco, con muchas capas de collares de perlas. Foto: Louise Brooks

this is one of my favourite images of Louise  Brooks -  1920s silent movies star... showing her 'helmet' hairstyle to perfection

this is one of my favourite images of Louise Brooks - 1920s silent movies star... showing her 'helmet' hairstyle to perfection

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LOUISE BROOKS 1922-24 one of the beautiful 'it' girls of the Jazz Age. Known for two cult classic silent films, Pandora's Box & Diary of a Lost Girl (1929) Was a Ziegfeld girl in 1925, & the first to dance the charleston in London. From Jazz Age Beauties the lost collection of Ziegfeld photographer Alfred Cheney Johnston by Robert Hudovernik (2006) (please follow minkshmink on pinterest) #twenties #flapper #louisebrooks #feathers

LOUISE BROOKS 1922-24 one of the beautiful 'it' girls of the Jazz Age. Known for two cult classic silent films, Pandora's Box & Diary of a Lost Girl (1929) Was a Ziegfeld girl in 1925, & the first to dance the charleston in London. From Jazz Age Beauties the lost collection of Ziegfeld photographer Alfred Cheney Johnston by Robert Hudovernik (2006) (please follow minkshmink on pinterest) #twenties #flapper #louisebrooks #feathers

"Golden Era" presents...Louise Brooks November 14, 1906 – August 8, 1985, born Mary Louise Brooks, was an American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut.

"Golden Era" presents...Louise Brooks November 14, 1906 – August 8, 1985, born Mary Louise Brooks, was an American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut.

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