Friday Photos: True Hollywood Confessions November 2, 2018 by Robert J. Avrech 7 Comments “I loathe acting. I loathe what it does to my life. It cancels it out; you cannot live while you are working. You are a person completely surrounded by unbreachable walls.”—Margaret Sullavan, via Haywire, one of the finest, if most depressing Hollywood memoirs I have ever read Edward HopperApartment Houses, East River, 1930oil on canvas, 35 x 60 in. Harry CallahanCuzco, 1974 Price for the Art Deco inspired Bovet Amadeo Virtuoso V reference ACHS016-50-P2018 watch is, um, $73,500 and each version is a limited edition of 100 pieces. bovet.com Nico JesseParis c.1950 Norma Jean strikes an unusually chaste pose for a Halloween photo. “Let’s be honest, the physical attracts me first. Then if you get to know the man’s mind and soul and heart, that’s icing on the cake.”—Lana Turner Edward HopperFrom Williamsburg Bridge192873.7 x 109.2 cm Paul HufThe Netherlands, 1953 Poster for The Conversation (’74) by the great Polish graphic artist Jerzy Flisak. The Art of Travel, a 1949 fashion photo by Norman Parkinson Art Deco masterpiece, 1934 Bugatti Type 57 Roadster Edward HopperEast Side Interior, 1922, etching Photo by Horst P. Horst for Vogue, 1943 “Glamour is assurance. It is a kind of knowing that you are all right in every way, mentally and physically and in appearance, and that, whatever the occasion or the situation, you are equal to it.”—Marlene Dietrich Edward HopperHouse at Dusk, 1935oil on canvas, 127 x 92.71 cm Piergiorgio Branzi, Comacchio, 1956 Swedish poster for The Black Cat, 1934 Berenice Abbott, Fifth Avenue Houses, 1936 The Balcony Roomby Adolph Menzel1845w47.0 x h58.0 cmOil on canvas Vivian Maier, Canada, Undated 15th C. the ‘Almanzi Pentateuch’ with Haftarot and Five Scrolls (Hamesh megillot). Portugal (Lisbon) Hebrew Sephardi square script, punctuated. frontispiece with initial-word panels and full floral border with owl, in colors and gold. Livia, Lielle, and Ariel wish all our friends and relatives a delicious Shabbat.