Queen of the Night by Erte

Erté (Romain De Tirtoff, Russian-French, 1892-1990) :: Color serigraph with silver and gold foil embossing titled "Queen of the Night", numbered "PP 1/1", 1985. (DETATIL)
Erté (Romain De Tirtoff) :: “Queen of the Night”, 1985 (detail) | src Case Antique Auctions
Erté (Romain De Tirtoff, Russian-French, 1892-1990) :: Color serigraph with silver and gold foil embossing titled "Queen of the Night", numbered "PP 1/1", 1985.
Erté (Romain De Tirtoff, Russian-French, 1892-1990) :: Color serigraph with silver and gold foil embossing titled “Queen of the Night”, numbered “PP 1/1”, 1985.

This publisher’s proof depicts the Queen of the Night from “The Magic Flute” opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, with four attendants holding the hem of her elaborate gown against a black background, surrounded on the left, bottom, and right edges by a gold star border. Numbered, in chalk, lower left, signed “Erté”, in chalk, lower right. Merrill Chase, Chicago, IL, gallery label, en verso. Housed under glass in a giltwood frame with a black linen liner with a giltwood fillet. Property of Milligan University, Milligan, Tennessee. source: Case Antique / Case Auctions

Erté (Romain De Tirtoff, Russian-French, 1892-1990) :: Color serigraph with silver and gold foil embossing titled "Queen of the Night", numbered "PP 1/1", 1985.
Erté (Romain De Tirtoff, Russian-French, 1892-1990) :: Color serigraph with silver and gold foil embossing titled “Queen of the Night”, numbered “PP 1/1”, 1985.

Vlna – Wave (1926) by Drtikol

František Drtikol :: Vlna (Wave), 1926 | src Uměleckoprůmyslové museum v Praze
František Drtikol (1883-1961) :: Vlna (Wave), 1925. One of ten versions of this picture kept at the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague
Photographer František Drtikol / Works from 1903 – 1935, Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague, December 1972 – February 1973
Fotograf František Drtikol / Tvorba z let 1903 – 1935, Uměleckoprůmyslové Muzeum, Praha, Prosinec 1972 – Únor 1973
poster design: Unknown Artist, 1972 | src Jozef Square
From: Exhibition catalogue: “Frantisek Drtikol Works between 1903 and 1930” at the UMPRUM Museum Prague December 1972 – February 1973. | src Abebooks

Black and White, 1934

Jan de Meyere (1879-1950) :: “Black and White”. Art Deco study, 1922 (?). Halftone print from The Amateur Photographer & Cinematographer, July 18th 1934. | src eBay
Jan de Meyere (1879-1950) :: “Black and White”. Art Deco study, 1922 (?). Halftone print from The Amateur Photographer & Cinematographer, July 18th 1934. [full page] | src eBay

Chrysalis (1933) by R. Maingot

Rosalind Maingot :: ‘Chrysalis’, Art Deco nude study, 1933. From: The Amateur Photographer, November 1933. | src eBay
Rosalind Maingot :: ‘Chrysalis’, Art Deco nude study, 1933. From the London Salon of Photography. Published in The Amateur Photographer & Photographic News, November 1933. | src eBay

Kay Johnson as Madam Satan

Kay Johnson photographed by Manatt in Madam Satan as Angela / Madam Satan. Ball gown designed by Adrian. Lost Hollywood Collection (MGM, Cecil B. DeMille, 1930). Still. Reverse displays photo credit ink stamp and descriptive typed label. Printed on double weight paper. | src and hi-res Heritage Auctions