wehadfacesthen:

Theda Bara, 1917, publicity shot for Cleopatra

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mothgirlwings:

Child star Baby Peggy as Pola Negri in “Peg O’ The Movies” (1923)

mothgirlwings:

Child star Baby Peggy as Pola Negri in “Peg O’ The Movies” (1923)

Theda Bara with her Russian wolfhound

Theda Bara with her Russian wolfhound

Theda Bara

Theda Bara

Theda Bara in Cleopatra

Theda Bara in Cleopatra

Theda Bara in Carmen (dir. Raoul Walsh), 1915

Theda Bara in Carmen (dir. Raoul Walsh), 1915

Happy Birthday, Theda Bara (July 29, 1885 – April 7, 1955)

Happy Birthday, Theda Bara (July 29, 1885 – April 7, 1955)

Poster for Louis Feuillade’s Les Vampires (1915) starring Musidora as Irma Vep

Poster for Louis Feuillade’s Les Vampires (1915) starring Musidora as Irma Vep

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From of an exhibition I curated at the Visual Studies Workshop. The fifty vintage images in the exhibition are from the 1920s and 30s and are viewable on the VSW tumblr.

Another vamp- Valeska Suratt
via Vintage Vivant

Another vamp- Valeska Suratt

via Vintage Vivant

Musidora as Irma Vep in Les Vampires
via Bikini Science

Musidora as Irma Vep in Les Vampires

via Bikini Science

Guess whose birthday it is today….
via Vintage Powder Room

Guess whose birthday it is today….

via Vintage Powder Room