Hanae Mori (Japanese, born 1926)

Evening dress Designer: Hanae Mori (Japanese, born Date: spring/summer 1983 Culture: Japanese Medium: silk Dimensions: L. at center back: 56 ½ in. Credit Line: Gift of Mary Griggs Burke, 1996 Accession Number:

This is one of the earliest known photographs of a human. A self portrait taken in 1839, it shows a young Robert Cornelius (1809-1893) standing outside his family’s lamp-making shop in Philadelphia. Cornelius was an American of Dutch descent whose knowledge of metallurgical chemistry was to help in perfecting the process of silver-plating, then employed in the production of daguerreotypes.

Philadelphia, November "Robert Cornelius, self-portrait The first light-picture ever taken. this quarter-plate daguerreotype is said to be the earliest photographic portrait of a person.

Ravens and Beards

Photo (Jeanfi Vintage Company)

Bearded Odin Man Long Longest Beard Unusual Vintage Photography Reprint Reprinted Victorian Edwardian Sepia or Black and White Photo Print

Gypsy Jetta Goudal

1923 - Jetta Goudal as gypsy Malena Paulton in Road to Yesterday by Cecil B DeMille.

Bonnet, Mid 1850s

Photograph of a beautiful lady in a floral bonnet, mid-nineteenth century - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

paper moon

Paper moon Photography :: If I had to do it again, I& do something like this for my wedding reception. Even sepia tinted.

.Native American Woman

Plate daguerreotype of a pretty young lady with a unique hair style. Picture was taken by Chase. He also made a copy dag of this image that I will post next.

A high-kicking Parisian can-can dancer. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images). 1895

A high-kicking Parisian can-can dancer. (Photo by Hulton ArchiveGetty Images). high-kicking Parisian can-can dancer. (Photo by Hulton ArchiveGetty Images).

Civil War Era photograph of a beautiful lady seated beside a table

Plate daguerreotype of a big eyed, full lipped Victorian beauty. Posed with books she must be a student or teacher.