(via Cool Pink: 1953 | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)

May 1953. “Dancer-actress Gwen Verdon in a hammock wearing a ballgown.” Color transparency from photos taken for the Look magazine assignment “Midsummer Fantasies: How to Keep Cool in a Heat Wave.” View full size.

(via Cool Pink: 1953 | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)

May 1953. “Dancer-actress Gwen Verdon in a hammock wearing a ballgown.” Color transparency from photos taken for the Look magazine assignment “Midsummer Fantasies: How to Keep Cool in a Heat Wave.” View full size.

Edwin Georgi (by oldcarguy41)

Edwin Georgi (by oldcarguy41)

Actress Marjorie Hellen (later Leslie Parrish) (by totallymystified)

Photographed by William Read Woodfield. From Esquire magazine, February 1956.

Actress Marjorie Hellen (later Leslie Parrish) (by totallymystified)

Photographed by William Read Woodfield. From Esquire magazine, February 1956.

(via Painting History: Historical Pin-Up)

Cleopatra as a kind of pin-up by the American artist Victor Tchetchet (1891-1974). Tchetchet was a famous pin-up calendar and cover artist working for magazines like American Weekly, Liberty, Master Detective, Photoplay.

(via Painting History: Historical Pin-Up)

Cleopatra as a kind of pin-up by the American artist Victor Tchetchet (1891-1974). Tchetchet was a famous pin-up calendar and cover artist working for magazines like American Weekly, Liberty, Master Detective, Photoplay.

Town, July 1962 featuring Sarah Miles (by totallymystified)

Town, July 1962 featuring Sarah Miles (by totallymystified)

Baloy McCowen (by oldcarguy41)

Baloy McCowen (by oldcarguy41)