A section to show (and honour) how artists and models used to work in the past.
Also I am a bowman myself (I shoot traditional English Longbow) and I found very interesting images; photos and draws or paintings; mixing archery and beautifull ladies.
(Pictures were found on internet. There is no intention of breaking any copyright. If you find a photo that cannot be publish or you want to link the post to the owner/author, please contact me)
Rudolf Heinrich Zille – illustration from The gross Zille book2
“Bettie Page captured the imagination of a generation of men and women with her free spirit and unabashed sensuality,”
Bill Shatner as Kirk & Leonard Nimoy as Spock.
Ok they are no women of course, but they are great!
Anita Ekberg photographed by Andre de Dienes
Brett Weston and Claudette Dibert, 1982 by Martha Casanave
Margaret Nolan – QT magazine No.68
Model in the fifties taking some selfies:
Bettie Page indian
Early 1900 french postcards with bows and arrows as theme
David Hamilton (15 April 1933 – 25 November 2016) was a British photographer and film director best known for his photography of young women and girls, mostly in the nude.
Margaret Nolan began her career in front of a camera lens as a model. As her glamour modelling career took off, she was briefly known as Vicky Kennedy in the early 1960s.
Diana Rigg – The Avengers
Judith Gilbert Posing in the Nude for Artist Fletcher Martin Fletcher Martin Fletcher Martin (April 19, 1904 – May 30, 1979), was an American painter, illustrator, muralist and educator. He…
The photographer Alexander Witcomb in his study in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Iconic Pinup Model turned photographer. Bunny Yeager with model Lori Shea and 2 Camera Club Members (circa late 1950s / early 1960s). Bunny Yeager (born Linnea Eleanor Yeager; March…
Bear Archery advert (1974)
Helmut Newton, Self Portrait with Wife and Models,
1936 Vintage ART DECO NUDE, Archery – By PARK & GREGORY Photographers: Bertram Park & Yvonne Gregory (English, Park 1883 – 1972, Gregory 1889 – 1970) – Internationally rewnown…
Audrey during Funny Face promo photo session
Brassaï; pseudonym of Gyula Halász;( 9 September 1899 – 8 July 1984) was a Hungarian–French photographer, sculptor, medallist, writer, and filmmaker who rose to international fame in France in the 20th century.
Archery babe 1940
Lucien Clergue during a nude workshop at the Montmajour abbey. Lucien Clergue Lucien Clergue was born in Arles, France. At the age of 7 he began learning to play…
“Diana” Atelier von Behr 1935.
Alice Denham Miss July 1956
Because in glamour photo the background/ location is important too, this is a little honour to an iconic place in Hollywood. (Featured photo: Peggy Winters at the Spider Pool)
Agent for H.A.R.M. (1966)