Photos: A Very Young Leonard Cohen Demonstrating His Go To Arm-Around-Shoulder Pose With Cousin Gordon And More Recent Examples

lc-gordonLeonard Cohen’s arm around the shoulders move was apparently always a favorite. Above, Leonard (on left) is photographed with his cousin Gordon.

Other, more recent examples follow.

 

 

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Thanks to Maarten Massa for access to these images of a very young Leonard Cohen. Originally posted Oct 12, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric

Two Photos: A Very Young Leonard Cohen & Sister Esther Visit Westmount Conservatory In Style

lcestconservA Victorian greenhouse built in 1927 by  Lord & Burnham, the Westmount Conservatory was closed in 2015 for repairs. The City of Westmount anticipates the Conservatory will reopen, with a restored roof, in 2018. A well done article about the Conservatory with several photos can be found at The Westmount Conservatory: A Green Oasis, Tucked Away in Montreal by Melanie Guilbault  (The Main: June 11, 2015).

In the photos, Esther is wearing a Red River Coat (these coats were black or very dark blue with a choice of either tomato red or aqua blue for the tuque, sash, mittens and thick stockings) while Leonard is attired in a fur coat.

redcoatconservatory4Thanks to Maarten Massa for access to these images. Originally posted July 16,, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric