U.S.A. DANCE.  FASHION. Louise Brooks  ( 1906 –1985),  ca. 1923. She was an American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut. Brooks is best known as the lead in three feature films made in Europe, including two G. W. Pabst films: Pandora's Box (1929), Diary of a Lost Girl (1929), and Prix de Beauté (Miss Europe, 1930). She starred in seventeen silent films and eight sound films before retiring in 1935.

U.S.A. DANCE. FASHION. Louise Brooks ( 1906 –1985), ca. 1923. She was an American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut. Brooks is best known as the lead in three feature films made in Europe, including two G. W. Pabst films: Pandora's Box (1929), Diary of a Lost Girl (1929), and Prix de Beauté (Miss Europe, 1930). She starred in seventeen silent films and eight sound films before retiring in 1935.

Louise Brooks, she's on the NYRB cover of Adolfo Bioy Casares' 'The Invention of Morel'

Louise Brooks, she's on the NYRB cover of Adolfo Bioy Casares' 'The Invention of Morel'

Louise Brooks: the girl with the first "it" hairstyle

Louise Brooks: the girl with the first "it" hairstyle

Mary Louise Brooks, also known by her childhood nickname of Brooksie, was one of the most fascinating and alluring personalities ever to grace the silver screen...

Mary Louise Brooks, also known by her childhood nickname of Brooksie, was one of the most fascinating and alluring personalities ever to grace the silver screen...

"Golden Era" presents...Louise Brooks November 14, 1906 – August 8, 1985, born Mary Louise Brooks, was an American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut.

"Golden Era" presents...Louise Brooks November 14, 1906 – August 8, 1985, born Mary Louise Brooks, was an American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut.

Louise Brooks - American dancer, model, showgirl and silent film actress noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut. I love everything about this picture. **I want the chair!

Louise Brooks - American dancer, model, showgirl and silent film actress noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut. I love everything about this picture. **I want the chair!

Louise Brooks 1928.  I've seen so few photos of her smiling; I love this!

Louise Brooks 1928. I've seen so few photos of her smiling; I love this!

Louise Brooks - 1929 - Photo by Eugene Robert Richee - @~ Watsonette-----She lived in the apartment building next door to me when she passed.

Louise Brooks - 1929 - Photo by Eugene Robert Richee - @~ Watsonette-----She lived in the apartment building next door to me when she passed.

https://flic.kr/p/Muxv2R | Louise Brooks

https://flic.kr/p/Muxv2R | Louise Brooks

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