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Alatriste-serie:Daniel Alonso de Santos y Janka Erdely

'The Adventures of Captain Alatriste' series. Daniel Alonso de Santos as Philip IV of Spain and Janka Erdely as Isabel de Borbon

French Plunge corset 1905 - the C2 (museum reference) corset from the Symington collection (from blog of Chrissie Nicholson-Wild - Designers Diary)

French Plunge corset 1905 - the (museum reference) corset from the Symington collection

* Bicycle  costume, around 1900 (divided skirt is a replica) For the first time, women dared to show their legs in public. Not necessarily  for sportive reasons, but more a symbolic step towards equal rights. Public reaction was in turmoil and women in trousers were in danger of being attacked. .

Bicycle costume, around 1900 (divided skirt is a replica) Foto: Christa Losta © Wien Museum For the first time, women dared to show their legs in public.

Cape

Reville & Rossiter Ltd. cashmere and velvet cloak with silk taffeta lining, circa 1912 cape coat cream black era edwardian