Written on the Wind (1956)

The dresser in the picture above is packed with perfume bottles. Among them, I’ve able to identify the following (from left to right): FabergĂ© Tigress, launched in 1938. It’s the bottle with the fake fur stopper. Another bottle can be seen on the right, with the stopper with a different fur pattern. Caron Bellodgia, created by Ernest Daltroff and launched in 1927. There are two … Continue reading Written on the Wind (1956)

Imitation of Life (1959)

Lora Meredith (Lana Turner) has finally achieved her dream of being a famous Broadway actress, but her life is still inextricably connected to Annie Johnson, her maid, who helps her backstage, too. Lora’s dressing room is not particularly fancy, but some objects on her table are. The big bottle on the left is Caron Bellodgia, a floral fragrance created in 1927 by Ernest Daltroff. This … Continue reading Imitation of Life (1959)