Ruth Van Valey Blaine, 1920s

Ella McBride :: Ruth Van Valey Blaine, 1920s. Gelatin silver print. Inscriptions on recto; handwritten: “With deepest Love Ruth Van Valey Baine”; photographer’s blind-stamp: McBride Studio Seattle. | src MutualArt

Nudes by Yvonne Gregory

Yvonne Gregory (British, 1889-1970) :: Nude, ca. 1935. Matt warm-toned gelatin silver print, mounted on paper, the front signed in pencil, verso with photographer’s label, copyright limitation and label from the Camera Club Permanent Collection. | src Bonhams
Yvonne Gregory :: ‘The Veil’ (Nude study), 1930. Matt warm-toned gelatin silver print, mounted on paper, the front signed in pencil, the verso titled and signed in pencil, with label from the Camera Club Permanent Collection. | src Bonhams
Yvonne Gregory :: ‘In the Sunlight’. Nudes in Nature, 1940s. Matt warm-toned gelatin silver print, mounted on paper, the front signed in pencil, titled on verso with an assortment of labels including photographer’s credit and copyright limitation. | src Bonhams

Merry Christmas!

Madame d’Ora :: Anna Pavlova, in costume for the solo “Christmas”, before 1929. | src State Library of New South Wales

Jarmila Kronbauerová, 1922

František Drtikol (1883-1961) :: Portrait of Czech actress and singer Jarmila Kronbauerová (1893-1968) with autograph. Vintage gelatin silver print on postcard. Blindstamp: “Drtikol & spol. Praha 1922”, signed in ink by the actress. Edition Bromografia Poděbrady. | src Aukční dům Zezula

Maggie Gripenberg, 1919

Atelier Apollo :: Maggie Gripenberg tanssii Verdin ‘Aida’ -oopperassa 1919. Esitys oli samalla oopperan kauden 1919 avajaisjuhlanäytäntö. | Maggie Gripenberg dances at Verdi’s ‘Aida’ in 1919. The performance was at the opening ceremony of the 1919 opera season. Blind-stamp: “Atelier Apollo Helsingfors” | src FHA – Museovirasto