Josephine Baker, 1928.

Josephine Baker's Life and Career in Photographs

“Josephine Baker (June 1906 – April was an American-born French dancer, singer, and actress. Nicknamed the “Bronze Venus”, the “Black Pearl”, and even the “Créole Goddess” in anglophone nations. Baker was the first African American fe.

Doris Eaton - 1920's

ziegfeld girl, Doris Eaton Travis was a Broadway and film performer, dance instructor, and author. She was also the last surviving Ziegfeld girl.

Josephine and friend (1930s)

Harlem Renaissance diva Josephine Baker ~ huge animal lover, civil rights activist and mother of many children adopted from around the world that she loving referred to as her 'rainbow tribe'

Afternoon dress by Jenny - November 1927 - Les Modes (Paris)

Afternoon dress by Jenny - November 1927 - Les Modes (Paris) When I was little I owned a white faux fur muff and matching hat with cherries. Another bit of fashion gone by the wayside.


Vintage Fashion: Caroline Reboux, a Parisian fashion designer famous for her beautiful hats, introduced the "cloche hat" in the

Josephine Baker - Années folles

Josephine Baker - - Folies Bergere Paris - Photo by Lucien Walery - Getty Images - Baker's Feathers - American singer and exotic dancer Josephine Baker of the Parisian Folies Bergere, poses in one of her many elaborate costumes