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29 July 2017

Twelve postcards from Brighton

Last Saturday, we had a post with twelve sunny and glamorous Italian postcards of the 1950s which we acquired during our trip to Italy. Today we like to share twelve new acquisitions we found a week later in Brighton, U.K. in a nice shop called Step Back In Time.

Errol Flynn
Errol Flynn. British postcard in the Picturegoer Series, London, no. W 65. Photo: Warner Bros.

Michael Craig
Michael Craig. British postcard in the Picturegoer Series, London, no. D 836. Photo: Associated British.

Maria Frau
Maria Frau. Italian postcard by Rotalfoto, Milano, no. 578.

Ernest Torrence
Ernest Torrence. British postcard in the Picturegoer series, London, no. 167a. Photo: Paramount.

Rose Liechtenstein
Rose Liechtenstein. German postcard by Photochemie, Berlin, no. K. 2351. Photo: Atelier Eberth, Berlin.

Ivan Mozzhukhin
Ivan Mozzhukhin. Russian postcard.

Isobel Elsom
Isobel Elsom. British postcard in the Lilywhite Photographic Series, no. L.E. 1. Photo: Lilywhite.

Fred Astaire
Fred Astaire. French postcard by Editions et Publications Cinematographiques, no. 89.

Richard Burton in The Robe (1953)
Richard Burton. British postcard in the Picturegoer Series, London, no. D 459. Photo: 20th Century Fox. Publicity still for The Robe (Henry Koster, 1953).

Blanche Montel
Blanche Montel. French postcard. Photo: Film Gaumont.

Sandra Milowanoff
Sandra Milowanoff. French postcard. Photo: Film Gaumont.

Laurence Harvey and Susan Shentall in Romeo and Juliet (1954)
Laurence Harvey and Susan Shentall. British postcard in the Picturegoer Series, London, no. D 551. Photo: J. Arthur Rank Organisation. Publicity still for Romeo and Juliet (Renato Castellani, 1954).

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