Posts Tagged: Musidora

Dress-down Friday: Musidora

A dazzling parade of cat suits, leotards and an unexpected detour into man style…

Dress-down Friday: Musidora

A dazzling parade of cat suits, leotards and an unexpected detour into man style…

Beyond fashion, beyond taste

French crime thriller Les Vampires appeared in 1915 and 1916, directed by Louis Feuillade and starring the cat-suited Musidora (born Jeanne Roques) as the anagrammatical Irma Vep.

Beyond fashion, beyond taste

French crime thriller Les Vampires appeared in 1915 and 1916, directed by Louis Feuillade and starring the cat-suited Musidora (born Jeanne Roques) as the anagrammatical Irma Vep.

Vamping it up

Born in 1889 as Jeanne Roques, Musidora played Irma Vep (I’m sure you can work out the anagram), a cabaret singer entangled with criminals, given to leaping fearlessly across the rooftops of Paris in a cat suit.

Vamping it up

Born in 1889 as Jeanne Roques, Musidora played Irma Vep (I’m sure you can work out the anagram), a cabaret singer entangled with criminals, given to leaping fearlessly across the rooftops of Paris in a cat suit.