Tag Archives: 1930

The Dead Ride Hard

McCall’s Magazine, ca. 1930;


John Heartfield: Wer Bürgerblätter liest wird blind und taub. Weg mit den verdummungsbandagen! (Whoever reads bourgeois newspapers goes blind and deaf. Away with bandages that make you dimwitted!), 1930. Copperplate photogravure.


Melted and damaged mannequins after a fire in the Madame Tussaud Wax Museum in London, 1930 (via Facebook)

This is an original 1930 photograph of a portrait of the Governor, wearing the ceremonial robe of State, of the city of Axum or Aksum, Abyssinia (present-day Ethiopia).

Photograph by Von Lüpke, Deutsche Aksum-Expedition.

Photomontage with portrait of Szabo Lajos – Lajos Vajda – 1930

Karl Völker – Train Station – 1930

Fotomontage aus der Sammlung: “Aus einem ethnographischen Museum”

Mother – Hannah Höch – 1930

“Spring.” Author-operator Mikhail Kaufman. Production of the HFSA. 1930 


Hajo Rose, Self-portrait in front of the Bauhaus façade, ca. 1930

Raoul Hausmann


Enrique Rivero in Le sang d’un poète (Jean Cocteau, 1930)