U.S.A. DANCE. STYLE. Louise Brooks ( 1906 –1985), ca. 1923. American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the flapper style. Flappers were a "new breed" of young Western women in the 1920s who wore short skirts, bobbed their hair and listened to jazz. Flappers were seen as brash for, drinking, treating sex in a casual manner, smoking and driving automobiles. Flappers had their origins in the Roaring Twenties and increased transatlantic cultural exchange that followed the end of…

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Louise Brooks, she's on the NYRB cover of Adolfo Bioy Casares' 'The Invention of Morel'

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Louise Brooks - She always looks so modern (contermporary). You would think this was a 1990's photo - wouldn't you?

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Candid shot of Louise Brooks. I like her even better relaxed and not artificially posed.

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1920s Great, yet simple Louise Brooks shot.

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Louise Brooks - Gifted, lovely, and a trend-setter for the century that followed...

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Jazz Age Louise Brooks in flapper dress : I love this woman! She's so modishly contemporary...

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Louise Brooks 1928. I've seen so few photos of her smiling; I love this!

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Los accesorios se convirtieron en una parte muy importante del vestir. Por lo general consistía en piezas de joyas de Art Deco, con muchas capas de collares de perlas. Foto: Louise Brooks

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Louise Brooks: the girl with the first "it" hairstyle

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