Polaroids by Guy Bourdin




realityayslum:

Sheila Legge as The Phantom of Sex Appeal holding a prosthetic leg, Trafalgar Square, London, 1936.  Part of a collaboration with Salvador Dali, for the first International Surrealist Exhibition. See here.

realityayslum:

Sheila Legge as The Phantom of Sex Appeal holding a prosthetic leg, Trafalgar Square, London, 1936.  Part of a collaboration with Salvador Dali, for the first International Surrealist Exhibition. See here.




regardintemporel:

Eli Lotar -  Punition, 1929

regardintemporel:

Eli Lotar -  Punition, 1929




frenchtwist:

Woman Sitting / Woman Standing Wearing an Artifical Leg crafted by James Gillingham, c. 1900

Also



Artificial limbs, Auschwitz, Poland by Michael Kenna, 1993

Artificial limbs, Auschwitz, Poland by Michael Kenna, 1993




rrosehobart, dollmixture:

A young girl with her doll wearing a pair of artificial legs, 1890, UK.

rrosehobartdollmixture:

A young girl with her doll wearing a pair of artificial legs, 1890, UK.




kirgiakos, witchesandslippersandhoods:

“And you know, the fact is, nobody knew that they were prosthetic legs. They were the star of the show - these wooden boots peeking out from under this raffia dress - but in fact, they were actually legs made for me.”
Aimee Mullins, on her look in the Alexander McQueen S/S 1999 show.

kirgiakoswitchesandslippersandhoods:

“And you know, the fact is, nobody knew that they were prosthetic legs. They were the star of the show - these wooden boots peeking out from under this raffia dress - but in fact, they were actually legs made for me.”

Aimee Mullins, on her look in the Alexander McQueen S/S 1999 show.




defrag, galakospeculoos:

André Kertesz

Jambe de bois sur un lit dans un dortoir, 1927

defraggalakospeculoos:

André Kertesz

Jambe de bois sur un lit dans un dortoir, 1927




frenchtwist:
Prosthetic Leg in Hallway by Max Aguilera-Hellweg

frenchtwist:

Prosthetic Leg in Hallway by Max Aguilera-Hellweg



amoelbarroco:

From Poursuite du vent series via Nymphe

amoelbarroco:

From Poursuite du vent series via Nymphe




garconniere:

Alex Kisilevich, Untitled, 2009 (via Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival Portfolio Reviews)

garconniere:

Alex Kisilevich, Untitled, 2009 (via Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival Portfolio Reviews)