Friday Photos: True Hollywood Confessions August 18, 2017 by Robert J. Avrech 7 Comments “I find it so boring to talk about myself. I don’t remember the last time I did an interview. Somebody came to my house and I thought I’d never get rid of him. That sort of cooled me off.”—Irene Dunne (1898 – 1990) Ford Maddox BrownThe Last of EnglandOil-on-panel82.5 cm × 75 cm (32 in × 29 in)Fitzwilliam Museum,Cambridge, England Peter Breck in Shock Corridor, 1962, screenplay by Sam Fuller b. Rabinovitch 1912-1997. Max Ernst. Two Children Are Threatened by a Nightingale (Deux enfants sont menáces par un rossignol). 1924. Oil on wood with painted wood elements and frame. 27 1/2 x 22 1/2 x 4 1/2″ (69.8 x 57.1 x 11.4 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Poster for the Czech release of Belle de Jour, 1967 Brigitte Bardot walking the streets of Capri, Italy, during the filming of Contempt, 1963. Tanaka TatsuyaMiniature Calendar 1936 Cord 810 “Armchair” Beverly Sedan “Some people are addicts. If they don’t act, they don’t exist.”—Jeanne Moreau RIP 1928 – 2017 Henry RaeburnThe Reverend Robert WalkerSkating on Duddingston LochAKA The Skating Minister1790soil on canvas30 in × 25 inLocation National Gallery of Scotland British Vogue, November 1954. Photo by Norman Parkinson Jerry SchatzbergFaye Dunaway, 1967 Costume Designer Theodora Van Runkle’s sketch for one of Faye Dunaway’s memorable outfits in Bonnie and Clyde, 1967. 1933 Pierce-Arrow, Silver Arrow Poster for the Czech release of Cabaret, 1972 Rick McGinnisActress Sandra Oh, Toronto, March 1995, ten years before landing her breakout role in Grey’s Anatomy. Tanaka TatsuyaMiniature Calendar Howard Russell Butler, Solar Eclipse, 1925oil on canvasCourtesy of Princeton University, gift of H. Russell Butler Jr.. “It happened to me only once before, the day I met Bill Crosby for the first time. I had seen ‘Roman Holiday’ and was frightened to death of the prospect of meeting such a great artist as Ms. Hepburn. And then, all of a sudden, we were being introduced! I wanted to tell her how much I enjoyed her work in the picture; instead, I was so nervous I couldn’t talk. I actually stumbled – and then I fell out of the door of her dressing room!”– Rosemary Clooney on meeting Audrey Hepburn for the first time. ReposeJohn White Alexander (American, Allegheny, Pennsylvania 1856–1915 New York)1895Oil on canvasDimensions: 52 1/4 x 63 5/8 in. (132.7 x 161.6 cm) James Stewart editing home movies, 1938 Maternal CaressMary Cassatt (American, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 1844–1926 Le Mesnil-Théribus, Oise)Date: 1890–91Drypoint, aquatint and softground etching, printed in color from three plates; sixth state of six (Mathews & Shapiro)Dimensions: plate: 14 3/8 x 10 9/16 in. (36.5 x 26.8 cm)sheet: 17 1/4 x 11 15/16 in. (43.8 x 30.3 cm) Rita Hayworth and her daughter Rebecca, 1945 Tanaka TatsuyaMiniature Calendar Poster for the Czech release of The Terminator, 1984 Lia in a veiled hat with feathers by Jacques Fath in a 1952 photo by Georges Dambier for the French fashion magazine Arachnée. 1941 Indian, Model 441 Jewish revolt against Rome, 66 – 70 AD. Masada-period! Minted and circulated during the time of Josephus and the siege at Masada. Judaea, First Revolt, Bronze Prutah. Year 2 = 67-68 AD. Two handled amphora, ancient Hebrew inscription “Year Two” / Vine leaf on small branch, “The Freedom of Zion” in Hebrew. Pinchas Tzvi wishes all our friends and relatives a happy and peaceful Shabbat.