Artists in situ—Russell Hoban, Francis Bacon
March 17 | 2023
I was lucky enough recently to visit Dublin, including the reconstructed studio …
May 22 | 2020
Does anyone recognize this 1960s must-have hairpiece? In The Smallest Objective, the narrator recalls, “The postiche gave my mother’s beehive hairdo the thrust of a model skyscraper.” The original beehive was worn by Audrey Hepburn and Dusty Springfield, among others, and more recently by Amy Winehouse and Adele. Shown here is my mother’s postiche, along with the vintage case in its faux alligator finish.