Va-Va-Voom: Burlesque Bombshells, Dancing Dames and Saucy Showgirls
Rita Grable aka. “Burlesk’s Bounciest Blonde”..
Riviera Nightclub showgirls, Fort Lee, N.J., 1950’s
Backstage at the Moulin Rouge, 1950s
Copa Girls posing with blue ostrich feather fans, Las Vegas, circa 1965
Lynne O’Neill “bumps” to the sound of the snare.. Whilst appearing at ‘Georgia’s Blue Room’, somewhere in NYC during the 1950’s..
Showgirls in Florida 1947 via Johanna Ost via LIFE archives
Striptease club, Tokyo 1951 by Werner Bischof
11.13 pm, Friday 13th 1976: prolonging the anticipation for as long as possible, Sylvia delayed the big reveal until she'd had her final puff.
The bodypaint that got Sally Rand and Max Factor arrested at the 1933 World's Fair!
Latin Quarter Show Girl, Paris 1950s, photo by Peter Basch
Loads of Burlesque Babes