Elsa from Russia

HAPPY 80th BIRTHDAY BRIGITTE BARDOT! (28 September 1934)

"All my life…I was never what I wanted to be, which was frank, honest, and straightforward. I wasn’t scandalous — I didn’t want to be. I wanted to be myself. Only myself."

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lilacdaydream:

1914, Pierre Brissaud, La Gazette du Bon Ton.

lilacdaydream:

1914, Pierre Brissaud, La Gazette du Bon Ton.

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finethankyouandyou:

Vest worn by Alexander Pushkin during his last duel.
Housed in the Alexander Pushkin Museum and Memorial Apartment.
Photo taken by Rudolf Kucherov.

finethankyouandyou:

Vest worn by Alexander Pushkin during his last duel.

Housed in the Alexander Pushkin Museum and Memorial Apartment.

Photo taken by Rudolf Kucherov.

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wraithlings:

Julie Manet with cat, Pierre-Auguste Renoir (detail)

wraithlings:

Julie Manet with cat, Pierre-Auguste Renoir (detail)

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Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 18
Artist: Sergei Rachmaninov

Playcount: 265 воспроизведений

leavingfortomorrow:

This is the most beautiful piece of orchestrated music I’ve ever heard.

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Charlotte et Véronique, ou Tous Les Garçons S’appellent Patrick (1959)

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oldpaintings:

Russian Bride’s Attire, 1889 by Konstantin Makovsky (Russian, 1839—1915)

oldpaintings:

Russian Bride’s Attire, 1889 by Konstantin Makovsky (Russian, 1839—1915)

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