B.L.A.W.G. | Leather, Steel, and Bravado: A Photographic Anatomy

There used to be a time, not too long ago,

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when feats of engineering were measured by the skill of a man’s hand…

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rather than a computer design program.

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When quality machines,

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and the materials that made them,

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came from the bowels of the earth…

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instead of some laboratory.

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This was a time,

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when components were forged in the workshop of a tradesman…

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instead of a Chinese manufacturing plant.

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A time when kings were measured by the scars underneath their jerseys…

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and not the logos on top of them.

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This was an age of LEATHER,

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STEEL,

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and BRAVADO.

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This was the age…

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of the B I C Y C L E.

[All photos owned by Modern_Canvass, 2017]

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