One of the most famous and historic music halls in Paris, the Folies Bergère (originally Folies-Bergère) in Paris' Rue Richer has been entertaining audiences for 130 years. It has hosted stage legends including Josephine Baker, Charlie Chaplin, Mistinguett and dancers including the notorious Liane de Pougy and the beautiful Belle Otero. Its lavish shows have been immortalised in postaer art by artists including Toulouse-Lautrec. A venue for variety cabaret and erotic tableaux vivants, renowned for the quality of its costumes and choreography. Now you can re-capture the spirit of these shows with a digital photo collection, Girls of the Folies Bergère. Many photos colorized by hand!
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A digital scrapbook featuring over 100 glamorous female models - the sex goddesses of yesteryear, risqué semi-nude portraits that shocked and titillated our grand-parents' and great-grandparents' generations! Full nude photography risked the wrath of the censor, but the use of lingerie props added a new erotic dimension! New synthetic materials including nylon and elastane, daring new French fashions, and novel manufacturing techniques turned women's underwear into a luxury item, highly desirable for ladies themselves, and a mildly kinky new fetish for men! This anthology of handpicked photo art, old postcards and vintage pinup images trace the evolution of styles from the late Victorian era thru the Flapper and Art Deco years. A celebration of stockings and lace, saucy suspenders and silky corsetry, sure to entertain. Includes classy B&W and hand tinted color images, plus tasters from some of our other recent Performing Arts series titles. This collectible PDF ebook edition comes with "parchment effect" paper background to give it the authentic look of an antique photo album!