nineteen – san francisco
…curious way that my idealism has been mixed with my fatalism, so that I can possess the soul of a dreamer and that of a cynic at the same time.
Anaïs Nin 

Lauren Bacall bats her lashes (at Bogie, of course) in To Have and Have Not (1944).

Lauren Bacall bats her lashes (at Bogie, of course) in To Have and Have Not (1944).

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"Field Notes" by Emma Tempest for Bon Fall / Winter 2014-2015.

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"Field Notes" by Emma Tempest for Bon Fall / Winter 2014-2015.


"turn the dark on" devon aoki by mario sorrenti for the face, october 1997

"turn the dark on" devon aoki by mario sorrenti for the face, october 1997

He knew me by heart. It infuriated me that he knew me by heart.
Notes from Underground by Fyodor Dostoevsky 
Burgundy
Warpaint

Grace Kelly photographed by Howell Conant, 1955 

Grace Kelly photographed by Howell Conant, 1955 


Marilyn Monroe photographed by Andre De Dienes, 1952

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Andre De Dienes, 1952

It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them.
An Autobiography, Agatha Christie 

Amber Valletta for Vogue Paris 1994

Amber Valletta for Vogue Paris 1994

Better to lose oneself in action than to wither in despair.

Ho Fan, Approaching shadow (1954)

Ho Fan, Approaching shadow (1954)


Imogen Cunningham, The Wind, c. 1910.

Imogen Cunningham, The Wind, c. 1910.

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