She is free….

  …in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. ‘Time’ for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water.” ― Roman Payne Image source:  Woman in long dress dancing (1887), Eadweard Muybridge Advertisements

Grand opening…

…of the new Jas. A. Ogilvy & Sons store, Montreal Daily Star, March 27, 1912 This work is in the Public Domain

Hedy Lamarr…

Animated Google Doodle celebrating the 101st birthday of Inventor and Hollywood star, Hedy Lamarr.

Yva…

Else Ernestine Neulaender, also known as Yva, ran a flourishing atelier in Twenties and Thirties Berlin, where she established herself as the go to photographer for magazine fashion shoots. Her photographs were published in various well-known magazines, including German Vogue. With their multi-exposures, her images are considered influential to the German avant-garde movement at the…