"There is something fascinating, mysterious and sometimes macabre in watching old photos of strangers. Dogs, which I regularly watch with my glasses Rute, is one of the books that I treasure the most in my collection, documenting the relationship between people and their dogs through amateur photos of the early twentieth century to the fifties. In addition to seeing the man's best friend in various scenarios, it feeds my curiosity about the history of these anonymous people, and more than one occasion I find myself stopping on this page and thinking who’s this woman and what she was doing on the day this picture was taken," Stella, book lover.
RAMIRO PEREIRA PAULINO
PAULINO SPECTACLES, PORTUGAL
1st October 2013 We first met founder of Paulino Spectacles, Ramiro Paulino, in London around this time last year. Since then we have been delighted to see their fantastic progress into international specialist stores, and so we asked to catch up with Ramiro and colleague John in Paris just a few days ago….