This is not a vintage photo and we are not ethnically gypsy (we were just playing dress-up). It is a photo of myself, my friend Rose Harden, and my belly dance teacher Jill Parker. It was taken in San Francisco in about ♥ Rachel Brice
Alphonse Mucha used photographs of models for much of his reference material. But sometimes the photographs themselves were beautiful and had that Mucha look about them—such as this 1919 image he used as a study for a bank note design.