fuck yeah María Félix
swinton:

Diego Rivera, Dolores del Río, Frida Kahlo, Orson Welles

swinton:

Diego Rivera, Dolores del Río, Frida Kahlo, Orson Welles

Posted 1 month ago
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swinton:

La tierra somos nosotros. Todo lo que somos está ahí, en esos surcos (…) pero lo que sembramos no fue nada más maíz y frijol, ahí sembramos nuestro corazón: óyelo llamarnos, Paloma.

Columba Domínguez en 1948 y el 2008

RIP

Posted 1 month ago
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Posted 2 months ago
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fuckyeahmariafelix:

María en una foto muy exclusiva. Probablemente de French Cancan or La Belle Otero.

fuckyeahmariafelix:

María en una foto muy exclusiva. Probablemente de French Cancan or La Belle Otero.

(via ccinema)

Posted 2 months ago
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swinton:

La belle abbesse #frenchcancan #mariafelix

swinton:

La belle abbesse #frenchcancan #mariafelix

swinton:

La belle abbesse #frenchcancan #mariafelix

swinton:

La belle abbesse #frenchcancan #mariafelix

Posted 3 months ago
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Dolores del Rio: A Mexican from a affluent family, Dolores set out to become an actress after her family lost their wealth after the Mexican Revolutionary War. She may not be a household name, but in Mexico she is the quintessential face of femininity and is considered something of mythical status throughout Latin America. Even Marlene Dietrich considered her friend Dolores “The most beautiful woman”. Before Rita Hayworth, it was Dolores that was wrapped around Orson Welles arm. She was popular with American audiences in the 20s, 30s and 40s, and starred alongside Fred and Ginger, Anthony Quinn, Sophia Loren, James Stewart and even Elvis Presley. But once it became hard to find good roles and make box office hits in Hollywood, she left to Mexico to revive her film career. She didn’t come back to Hollywood until the 60’s. (X)

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