The Wide World of Post Cards

I started collecting postcards when I was a little kid. I have way too many. Enjoy! Thrown into the mix: a few photos I have taken or found, a lot of ballet photos, and a few family photos.

exguyparis:

Musée d’Unterlinden, Colmar – Grünewald – Retable d’Issenheim – 1510 – 1515- La Résurrection -  © Photographie O. Zimmermann - Musée d’Unterlinden,
The Unterlinden Museum in Colmar, France – detail from the Isenheim Altarpiece by Matthias Grünewald

exguyparis:

Musée d’Unterlinden, Colmar – Grünewald – Retable d’Issenheim – 1510 – 1515- La Résurrection -  © Photographie O. Zimmermann - Musée d’Unterlinden,

The Unterlinden Museum in Colmar, France – detail from the Isenheim Altarpiece by Matthias Grünewald

Filipa De Castro and Carlos Pinillos in Orpheus and Euridice. Photo by  Rodrigo de Souza.
Carlos Pinillos
Anatole Babenko - Het Nationale Ballet (Dutch National Ballet)

Inna Ginkevich and Artem Yachmennikov

Artem Ovcharenko as Jean de Brienne – Raymonda. Bolshoi Ballet. Photo © Irina Lepnyova
Tamás Solymosi - Hungarian National Ballet
Boris Bregvadze  (1926-2012) and Alla Chelest, leading dancers of the Soviet Ballet, rehearsing in the Foyer de la Danse of the Paris Opera in May 1954. Pas-de-deux from Sonnet à Pétrarque. Music by Franz Liszt. Choreography by Alla Chelest. Photo by Serge Lido.




 
John Kriza, Paul Godkin, and Eric Braun [sic] at Edinburgh harbour during the Music Festival. August, 1950. Photo by Serge Lido.
Leslie Caron and Roland Petit, principal dancers in La Belle au Bois Dormant (Sleeping Beauty) produced by Les Ballets de Paris de Roland Petit. First given at the Stoll Theatre, London, on December 14, 1953. Book by Roland Petit and Alfred Adam. Music by Henri Dutilleux. Decor and costumes by Andre Beaurepaire. Choreography by Roland Petit. Photo by Serge Lido.
Mick Zeni - photo © Roberto Mettifogo

Mick Zeni - photo © Roberto Mettifogo

Benjamin Pech - Ballet de l’Opéra National de Paris
Bolshoi dancer Ivan Vasiliev photographed by Peter Lindbergh. Thanks to emeritusblog for identifying Ivan Vasiliev.
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Margot Fonteyn in her dressing room at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Photo by Serge Lido, 1959.
Alicia Markova in her dressing room dressed for Pas de Quatre. Photo by Serge Lido in Ballet 9, 1959.