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c86:

To keep on top of your form, stick to beer
Advertisement issued by the Brewers’ Society, 1939
Artwork by Barnett Freedman

c86:

To keep on top of your form, stick to beer

Advertisement issued by the Brewers’ Society, 1939

Artwork by Barnett Freedman

— 1 month ago with 31 notes
#vintage advertising  #beer  #british advertising  #1930s  #barnett freedman 
"Woman and a Dog" drawing by Christina Malman, 1935.
(source: Cooper-Hewitt)

"Woman and a Dog" drawing by Christina Malman, 1935.

(source: Cooper-Hewitt)

— 2 months ago with 6 notes
#drawing  #christina malman  #dog  #1930s 
wearevintagevienna:

Der traumhafte Ausblick von der Dachterrasse des ehemaligen Kaffee-Restaurants im 14. Stock des legendären Hochhauses in der Herrengasse. Täuschende Idylle im Kriegsjahr 1939 (© Beatrice Eipeldauer Privatarchiv)

my translation (as always, apologies for any errors; i am practicing my very basic skills): “The dreamlike view from the roof terrace of the former coffee restaurant on the 14th floor of the legendary highrise in the Herrengasse.  Deceptive idyll in the war year 1939.”

wearevintagevienna:

Der traumhafte Ausblick von der Dachterrasse des ehemaligen Kaffee-Restaurants im 14. Stock des legendären Hochhauses in der Herrengasse. Täuschende Idylle im Kriegsjahr 1939 (© Beatrice Eipeldauer Privatarchiv)

my translation (as always, apologies for any errors; i am practicing my very basic skills): “The dreamlike view from the roof terrace of the former coffee restaurant on the 14th floor of the legendary highrise in the Herrengasse.  Deceptive idyll in the war year 1939.”

(Source: vintagevienna.at)

— 2 months ago with 16 notes
#vintage vienna  #1930s  #rooftop view 
Scenic wall panel from France, ca 1930-1940.
(source: Cooper-Hewitt)

Scenic wall panel from France, ca 1930-1940.

(source: Cooper-Hewitt)

— 3 months ago with 5 notes
#vintage home decor  #vintage wallpaper  #wall panel  #france  #1940s  #1930s 
From the March 1935 issue of Moderne Welt:  Almanach der Dame: Ein neugieriger Blick auf die heurige Modesilhouette!  (“The lady’s almanac: a curious look at the year’s fashion silhouette!”)
source: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek

From the March 1935 issue of Moderne Welt:  Almanach der Dame: Ein neugieriger Blick auf die heurige Modesilhouette!  (“The lady’s almanac: a curious look at the year’s fashion silhouette!”)

source: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek

— 5 months ago with 3 notes
#vintage fashion magazine  #vintage fashion  #1930s  #vintage fashion illustration  #schiaparelli  #austria  #patou  #piguet  #vionnet 
Little Friends covers by katinthecupboard on Flickr.
"Little Friends" pre-primer by Katherine E. Dopp, May Pitts and S.C. Garrison and illustrated by Ruth Caroline Eger. Copyright 1939 by Rand McNally & Company.

Little Friends covers by katinthecupboard on Flickr.

"Little Friends" pre-primer by Katherine E. Dopp, May Pitts and S.C. Garrison and illustrated by Ruth Caroline Eger. Copyright 1939 by Rand McNally & Company.

— 5 months ago with 1 note
#vintage book cover  #ruth caroline eger  #vintage book  #vintage children's book  #1930s  #vintage illustration 
vintagealps:

Zwar nicht direkt auf der Alm, aber auch schön. Ein Spaziergang durch die Innsbrucker Innenstadt im Juli 1930 (© Privatarchiv Christoph Lütge)

vintagealps:

Zwar nicht direkt auf der Alm, aber auch schön. Ein Spaziergang durch die Innsbrucker Innenstadt im Juli 1930 (© Privatarchiv Christoph Lütge)

(Source: vintagealps.com)

— 5 months ago with 27 notes
#vintage photo  #innsbruck  #austria  #1930s 
Are fish animals? by katinthecupboard on Flickr.
"We Look About Us, Book 1" of the Pathways to Science Series by Gerald S. Craig and Agnes Burke. Intended for the first grade level. Copyright 1933 by Craig and Burke, published by Ginn and Company.

Are fish animals? by katinthecupboard on Flickr.

"We Look About Us, Book 1" of the Pathways to Science Series by Gerald S. Craig and Agnes Burke. Intended for the first grade level. Copyright 1933 by Craig and Burke, published by Ginn and Company.

— 6 months ago with 1 note
#vintage children's book  #1930s  #vintage school book  #dogs  #terriers  #vintage illustration  #robert l dickey 
January 1932 cover for Gente Menuda, children’s supplement of Spanish magazine Blanco y Negro; cover by Felix Alonso.
(source: 50 Watts)

January 1932 cover for Gente Menuda, children’s supplement of Spanish magazine Blanco y Negro; cover by Felix Alonso.

(source: 50 Watts)

— 7 months ago with 2 notes
#vintage illustration  #felix alonso  #1930s  #gente menuda