'A Few Sordid Details'

An Homage to Whit Stillman's 'Metropolitan'
Upper West Side.

Upper West Side.

Pond in Central Park, 1957.

Pond in Central Park, 1957.

Whit Stillman, 1990.

Whit Stillman, 1990.

"You’ll See Me (Dawn in the Big City)"

(Source: youtube.com)

golgothic asked: I adore your blog, and I adore watching Metropolitan alone at 3am. They're natural companions, your blog and Metropolitan and 3am. Thanks for doing what you do, I guess.

This message makes me so happy. Thank you!

Bonwit Teller advertisement, 1966.

Bonwit Teller advertisement, 1966.

Rockefeller Center, Christmas 1970.

Rockefeller Center, Christmas 1970.

Long Island, 1961 reprint of 1930s map.

Long Island, 1961 reprint of 1930s map.

An Aurora model motoring set.

An Aurora model motoring set.

(Source: ebay.com)

"…and Cadet Lieutenant George Frawley of our armed services.”

"…and Cadet Lieutenant George Frawley of our armed services.”