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Vintage Burlesque from the 1890's. You can definitely see the theatrical and erotic parody elements of burlesque here. I totally love the little hat.
Community Post: Vintage Burlesque Photos From The 1890s
Showgirls: Tempest Storm was particularly brazen in the shot on the left, showing her nipple and wearing a sheer dressing gown, while the unidentified dancer on the right wore a horned headdress and bottoms
Body of work: This Folies Bergere dancer in 1925 used tassels to highlight her acrobatic moves
corset / the injury to organs -- the beginning of body image problems in Western World. Women, many have a natural curve in the waist -- many don't have this ALL their life, The enforcement of the Waistline -- to this day -- right in the middle of endless ads for alcohol, fast foods, cheesy this, and cheesy that.
“The Dance Track” Helene Shelda Russian dancer,, Paris, 1931