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Harriet Hoctor (September 1905 — June was a ballerina, dancer, actress and instructor from Hoosick Falls, New York. Composer George Gershwin composed a symphonic orchestral piece (Hoctor's Ballet) specifically for Hoctor in the film Shall We Dance Burlesque Vintage, Vintage Ballet, Vintage Girls, Ziegfeld Follies, Ziegfeld Girls, Shall We Dance, Dance Art, Showgirls, Up Girl

Edward Thayer Monroe photo, Harriet Hoctor, ballerina, actress, 1920

Offering a new Fine Art quality archival pigment reprint of this vintage Edward Thayer Monroe photo of Harriet Hoctor, 1920. It is a high quality print, unframed, approximately 8x10" on 8 1/2x11" archival fine art paper, suitable for matting, framing and display. Monroe (1890-1974) was born into a family of photographers. He was chief portraitist for White Studios in NYC, the busiest photo company in the city. In 1923 Vanity Fair named him one of the ten most important portraitists of the…

The Terrier and Lobster: American Manhasset Fall/Winter 2006 Ad Campaign: Jessica Stam and Gabriel Aubry at the Circus by Laspata Dacaro Dark Circus, Jessica Stam, Circus Theme, Circus Party, Circus Circus, Circus Show, Cabaret, Circus Aesthetic, Circus Fashion

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Jessica Stam by Laspata Decaro for Americana Manhasset

La Norma Fox, circus trapeze star and aerialist. La Norma started in circus at age thirteen. Old Circus, Night Circus, Le Clown, Aerial Arts, Sideshow, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Circus Photos, Vintage Pictures, Burlesque

look ma, one hand!

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Rare Color Photos of Circus Showgirls of the and circo Old Circus, Book Of Circus, Night Circus, Circus Acts, Circus Theme, Circus Birthday, Birthday Parties, Cabaret, Tom Robbins

Rare Color Photos of Circus Showgirls of the ’40s and ’50s

These vintage shots dug up by How to Be a Retronaut are some of the earlier color photographs of circus folk you’ll ever see. Culled from The Circus Book: 1870-1950, they were shot at traveli…

Circus performer Lottie Brunn I worked with her in and she was awesome! She never stopped practicing, even between shows. If there is such a thing as juggling perfection. Lottie was. Old Circus, Circus Acts, Book Of Circus, Night Circus, Circus Theme, Circus Birthday, 5th Birthday, Birthday Parties, Cirque Vintage

Color photographs of Circus performers 1940-50

I fell in love with the circus when I was about four. It was Billy Smart’s Big Top, where I sat with my parents and brother on tiered wooden benches, eating candy floss, watching parabolas of delight unfurl on the trapeze, high-wire acts hover magically on tip-toe, acrobats build structure from chaos, and clowns colorfully spill across the sawdust. It is a love that has lasted, and I still feel the cold-water shiver of excitement whenever the circus comes to town. These stunning color…

In LIFE magazine sent famed photographer Nina Leen to document the daily life of a sassy troupe of young women who had run off and joined the famous Barnum & Bailey Circus in Sarasota, Fla. What developed was a portrait of a sisterhood forme. Dark Circus, Old Circus, Circus Art, Night Circus, Circus Theme, Vintage Circus Performers, Circus Acrobat, Circus Show, Circus Birthday

Go under The Big Top and inside the fashionable life of the sassy Circus Girls of Sarasota

Tight rope walker - 1949