Sunday, 29 June 2014

100 Years Ago Today
Viennese Moments in Time


100 Years ago today
29 June 1914 front page facsimile of
the Viennese daily "Wiener Zeitung"

Kleiner Brauner
Expresso with milk
served the Viennese way,
on a silvery tray with a glass of water
Photographed in a Viennese Bakery Café
with my mobile phone
Saturday, 28 June 2014

Image and Text © by Merisi

Link:
-> Online and ready-to-order historical print editions of Die Wiener Zeitung

14 comments:

  1. Extra beautiful photo, Merisi!

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    1. Thank you, w my iPhone (love not shlepping around the heavy camera) ;-)

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  2. Great composition and posting. Here you will not get coffee served so nicely I am afraid.

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    1. Thank you! :-)
      We are really getting spoiled here, in Vienna, that is a bakery, of all places.

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  3. I guess I'm too American. It looks like that cup has about two swallows in it. Can I get it up sized? :)

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    1. It's the real stuff, Charles - like Italian espresso ;-)

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  4. They do seem to be very small cups, but I think Viennese coffee would be strong.

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    1. It's Italian espresso ;-)

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  5. espresso is a good wake me up ... and thats a really lovely photo/composition

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  6. Oh! That's a nice wake-me-up kind of start to the day. Thanks Merisi

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  7. Evocative...imagine back in 1914, the same kaffeehaus, reading that paper . Great picture.

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  8. Gorgeous. Another frame worthy shot.

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