dress & costume design..
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Peacock costume from "Masquerade and carnival: their customs and costumes." Butterick, 1892
early Ladies square toed embroidered shoes Truly amazing pair of early handmade ladies shoes. They have a leather sole and the finest, thinnest soft leather upper. They are peek a boo cut out over a pale blue silk underlining for detail. The insides are hand lined with blue silk. Remarkable condition. They measure 9 1/2" long by 3" wide and date to the 19th Century if not prior. 1800, quirki antiqu, finest leather, vintag shoe, ladi slipper, silk ladi, centuri shoe, antiqu shoe
19th century shoes
Dress with Jacket, McAvoy of Chicago (back view): ca. 1930's, bias-cut velvet, boat neckline, rhinestone shoulder clips and a short train in back and has a long sleeved jacket with batwing sleeves. charleston museum, rhineston shoulder, velvet dress, 1930s velvet, fashion, green, dresses, oliv, 1930s gown
~Circa 1930 McAvoy of Chicago dress (back view)~: bias-cut velvet, boat neckline, rhinestone shoulder clips, and a short train.
Nightgown Date: mid-1930s Culture: American or European Medium: silk. Front
Ingeborg Svarc Lauterstein, in the process of being dressed as a centaur for a party, in a costume being designed and created by Robert Rauschenberg. Lauterstein and Rauschenberg were students at the legendary Black Mountain College (NC) c.1948-1949.
15th century tapestry - weaving on a box loom
Naergilien's photo of Beatrice D'Estes tomb
Evening coat Mariano Fortuny (Spanish, Granada 1871–1949 Venice) Design House: Fortuny (Italian, founded 1906) Date: probably 1920s Culture: Italian Medium: silk
Cape, Evening Mariano Fortuny early 1930s
Delphos Dress and Velvet Coat - 1920-30’s - by Mariano Fortuny (Spanish 1871-1949) Dress: Silk - Coat: Velvet stenciled with metals
Callot Soeurs Dress - 1921 - The Meadow Brook Hall Historic Costume Collection