Robert Doisneau // Swing In Raizeux, France,1950.

to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language." ~ Henry James // Photo: Swing In Raizeux, Robert Doisneau

Robert Doisneau

Your name: Dominique V Photographers name: Robert Doisneau Title of Photograph: Growing Up Artist Bio: Education?: Doisneau studied at the .

Harvingvliet by Alfred Stieglitz, 1903. This image appear in the ‘Camera Work’ quarterly, issue no. 2. Harvingvliet is a large inlet of the ...

Alfred Stieglitz - Harvingvliet - 1903 — This image appears in the ‘Camera Work’ quarterly, issue no. Harvingvliet is a large inlet of the North Sea, in the province of South Holland in the Netherlands. It is an important estuary of the Rhine-Meuse delta.

witches hat

When playtime wasn't ruled by 'elf and safety:

The 'witch's hat' roundabout in ParkS/playgrounds were more fun in the 'olden days'. Prior to health and safety

and we didn't get killed, put out an eye or wear helmets

So many kids broke their front teeth out riding on the maypole--we put one leg through it and man, could we fly!--that eventually it was taken down.

This is the East End in the 1950's

The girl has her skirt tucked into her knickers, so as not to reveal them when she goes flying around the lamp post; but in do so she gives everyone a glimpse of her suspension system

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