pendant mes moments de loisir

A picture blog dedicated to the art of vintage and historic photography.

I urge followers and re-bloggers to not only look, but to research and read the history of these photos and photographers. You will learn a lot from them.

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  1. life:

Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin share a light moment during their recording sessions for Sleep Warm in 1958. (Allan Grant—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)
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    life:

    Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin share a light moment during their recording sessions for Sleep Warm in 1958. (Allan Grant—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

    See more photos here.

    Notes: 5477

    Reblogged from: life
  2. "One More Kiss" (from LIFE’s "Crazy, Classic New Year’s Eve”)Photograph by Stan Wayman, 1957 

    "One More Kiss" (from LIFE’s "Crazy, Classic New Year’s Eve”)
    Photograph by Stan Wayman, 1957 

    Notes: 6

  3. "Literary Tree" (from ‘Standing Fast: Trees in All Seasons’)Photograph by Gjon Mili, Coole Park, Ireland, January 1953

    "Literary Tree" (from ‘Standing Fast: Trees in All Seasons’)
    Photograph by Gjon Mili, Coole Park, Ireland, January 1953

    Notes: 3

  4. Franklin D. Roosevelt broadcasting from the White House (from ‘LIFE Portraits: Person of the Year’)Photograph by George Skadding, Washington, D.C., June 1, 1944

    Franklin D. Roosevelt broadcasting from the White House (from ‘LIFE Portraits: Person of the Year’)
    Photograph by George Skadding, Washington, D.C., June 1, 1944

    Notes: 6