Friday Photos: True Hollywood Confessions August 25, 2017 by Robert J. Avrech 7 Comments “I don’t like my voice. I don’t like the way I look. I don’t like the way I move. I don’t like the way I act… I, along with the critics, have never taken myself very seriously. ”—Elizabeth Taylor John Godsalve by Hans Holbein the Younger c.1532-4 Royal Collection Trust Walker Evans (1903-1975)License Photo Studio, New York1934Gelatin silver print27.9 x 21.6 cm (image: 18.3 x 14.4 cm)The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of ArtPhoto: © The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles Poster for the French release of Mysterious Island, 1929 Jean Harlow, 1930s Evelyn Tripp models a Christian Dior gown for a photo by Erwin Blumenfeld, Paris, 1949 Tatsuya TanakaMiniature Calendar “Acting is like sex: you either do it and don’t talk about it, or you talk about it and don’t do it. That’s why I’m always suspicious of people who talk too much about either.”—Humphrey Bogart Jean Honoré Fragonard, Young Girl Reading, c. 1769, oil on canvas,National Gallery of Art, Washington Anna May Wong, 1930s Poster for the French release of Notorious, 1946 Cher, 1959. Arrested at age 13 for stealing her mother’s car. Rick McGinnisCastle Ward manor house, County Down, Ireland, April 2017 Tatsuya TanakaMiniature Calendar Psychedelic Guitar Mezuzah case is created by artist Ric von Neumann.Dimensions (approx.): 5″ X 2″Materials: Copper, Brass, Sterling Silver, Pine, Ebony,Made in Algonquin Park, Canada “The only difference between me and my fellow actors is that I’ve spent more time in jail.”—Robert Mitchum Max Ernst. The Hat Makes the Man (C’est le chapeau qui fait l’homme). 1920. Gouache, pencil, oil, and ink on cut‑and‑pasted printed paper on paper. 13 7/8 x 17 3/4″ (35.2 x 45.1 cm). The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Walker Evans (1903-1975)Houses and Billboards in Atlanta1936Gelatin silver print16.5 x 23.2 cmThe Museum of Modern Art, New York© Walker Evans Archive, The Metropolitan Museum of ArtPhoto: © 2016. Digital Image, The Museum of Modern Art, New York / Scala, Florence 1935 Bugatti, Type 57S Aérolithe Brigitte Bardot, 1960s Poster for the French release of The Grand Illusion, 1937 Max Siebel,Dante, 1998 Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy gazing at the sky during the solar eclipse of August 31, 1932. Tatsuya TanakaMiniature Calendar Rosh HaShanah Post Card from 1910 in Yiddish printed by Williamsburg Art Co. Ariel Chaim wishes all our friends and relatives a lovely and inspirational Shabbat.