The Slav Epic was Alphonse Mucha’s Art Nouveau masterpiece. He was arrested by the Gestapo in 1939
Teenage Proust asks for money for brothel in this amusing letter to his grandfather
The Slav Epic was Alphonse Mucha’s Art Nouveau masterpiece. He was arrested by the Gestapo in 1939.
Plongeur – the French submarine launched in 1863 was the first in the world to be propelled by mechanical (rather than human) power
Photos of the lovely french beauty & the sex symbol of the 50s & 60s, Brigitte Bardot
Restoration finished on a French ship that sank 300 years ago
Liane de Pougy – one of Paris’s most beautiful & notorious courtesans of the Belle Epoque
What if humans were evolved from an owl ? These 17th Century drawings will give you the answer
What if humans were evolved from an owl or a raccoon? A 17th Century French artist’s portraits will give you the answer..
“The Divine Sarah”- photos of Sarah Bernhardt-“the most famous actress the world has ever known”