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Illustration by John LaGatta, Life magazine (August, Art And Illustration, Magazine Illustration, Vintage Illustrations, Illustrations Posters, Life Magazine, Magazine Art, Magazine Covers, Vintage Posters, Vintage Art

"Rare Form"

Cover by John La Gatta, Life magazine Aug 15, 1915 - very similar to the style popularized by Coles Phillips. Phillips’ first cover for Life was Feb 20, 1908. Scanned from my collection.

70 Most Controversial Celebrity Outfits Ever - Famous Outfits Serena Williams En Bikini, Serena Williams Tennis, Venus And Serena Williams, Black Azz, Fit Black Women, Tennis Players Female, Beautiful Black Girl, Le Tennis, Pop Culture Halloween Costume

Nike Has the Perfect Response to That Serena Williams Catsuit Ban

After Serena Williams wore a catsuit to the French Open, the president said the outfit is banned. Now, Nike has responded.

Esme Beringer poses with two of her favourite weapons. Vintage Versace, Vintage Dior, Vintage Vogue, Mode Vintage, Vintage Ladies, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Belle Epoque, Action Poses

Esme Beringer: the first female action star?

Linda Hamilton, Lucy Lawless, Angelina Jolie, Jennifer Lawrence ... the long list of contemporary female action stars keeps getting longer. But English stage actress Esme Beringer may hold claim to having been the first of the line, starting way back in 1896.

  Riding Habit, Side Saddle, Horse Artwork, Vintage Horse, Horse World, Equine Art, Horse Love, Equestrian Style, Horse Riding

Riding Aside

Although an "official" nursing service was not established until 1881, the corps traces its heritage to Florence Nightingale, who was instrumental in lobbying for the support of female military nurses. The Army Nursing Service, which had been established in 1881, and which from 1889 provided Sisters for all Army hospitals with at least 100 beds, had only a small number of nurses in its employ. In 1897, in an effort to have nurses available if needed for war, the service was supplemented by…

Photo of Serena Williams Took a Typical Tennis Skirt and Smashed It, Rocking a Lavender Tutu at the US Open Serena Williams Photos, Serena Williams Tennis, Venus And Serena Williams, S Williams, Le Tennis, Sport Tennis, Tennis Quotes, Tennis Fashion, Tennis Stars

Shea Radiance Body & Hair on Instagram: ““The fruit derived from labor is the sweetest of pleasures.” #LaborDay  #SerenaWilliams #repost”

614 Likes, 16 Comments - Shea Radiance Body & Hair (@shearadiance) on Instagram: ““The fruit derived from labor is the sweetest of pleasures.” #LaborDay #SerenaWilliams #repost”

Chic dressing on the tennis court by Chris Evert Mode Tennis, Sport Tennis, Play Tennis, Tennis Shop, Tennis Dress, Tennis Clothes, Nike Clothes, Sport Chic, Yoga

35 Incredible On-Court Style Moments At Wimbledon

From Chris Evert’s ’70s stripes, to Anne White’s Lycra catsuit in the ’80s and the Williams sisters’ twinning moments in the Noughties

Vogue Cover - August 1906 by Walter Briggs. of woman seated in sport clothes and holding a tennis racket, entitled The Lost Match. Vogue Vintage, Vintage Vogue Covers, Anna Wintour, Vintage Prints, Vintage Posters, Vanity Fair, Tennis Magazine, Vogue Magazine Covers, Fashion Cover

A Vintage Vogue Magazine Cover Of A Woman by Walter Briggs

Publication: VogueImage Type: CoverDate: August 16th, 1906Description: A vintage Vogue magazine cover of a woman with a tennis racket.

Portrait of Doris Zinkeisen Fine by Anna Katrina Zinkeisen Female Portrait, Female Art, Victor Victoria, Riding Habit, Art Deco, Equestrian Style, Equestrian Outfits, Dory, Painting & Drawing

'Doris Zinkeisen' Giclee Print - Anna Katrina Zinkeisen | Art.com

Doris Zinkeisen Giclee Print by Anna Katrina Zinkeisen. Find art you love and shop high-quality art prints, photographs, framed artworks and posters at Art.com. 100% satisfaction guaranteed.

Roller Skating - whether you did it as a child on your block, were a disco diva on the dance floor or kicked some ass as a roller derby girl, no one can deny the appeal of the roller skate. Roller Derby Girls, Roller Skating Rink, Ice Skating, Rollers, Skate Boy, Boogie Wonderland, Sports Women, Female Sports, Vintage Illustrations


This genuine antique engraving is titled "A BELLE ON ROLLERS", published in "Harper's Weekly" February 1885. Usefull Links. Museums, Historical Societies, Universities, Educators, Movie sets.