Alexander McQueen, wooden prosthetic legs - McQueen made these as part of an ensemble (see related pin) for Aimee Mullins. Mullins is a world-class Paralympic athlete, and she modeled the outfit for his 1999 show
Photography by Man Ray-" Mains "-" Hands " corrodedvessel: “I used to think that I could never lose anyone if I photographed them enough. In fact, my pictures show me how much I’ve lost.” — Nan Goldin, excerpt from Couples and Loneliness
Wolfgang Suschitzky: Democracy, 1961 “ “Whilst filming a documentary about plastics, we were in a factory where we shot these ‘hands.’ They were the linings for working gloves, before they were dipped into plastic.