Exhibition Review: Proust’s Muse
House of Worth, “Lily Dress,” evening gown, 1896; from the collection of the Palais Galliera, Musée de la Mode de la Ville de Paris. Installation view of the exhibition Proust’s Muse, The Countess Greffulhe at The Museum at FIT. Photograph © 2016 The Museum at FIT.
A POSTCARD ALMANAC
Ancient postcards, anonymous photographs, trade cards, and other ephemera. One to be posted every day of the year. Historical and aesthetic remarks sometimes appended. All cards are from my own collection--and out of the cradle endlessly rocking.
Victorian Boots & Shoes - Granny Boots & Shoes
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Walking suit 1897-98 probably American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art... - a grouped images picture
Walking suit 1897-98 probably American | The Metropolitan Museum of Art - created on 2015-04-13 12:14:17
Evening gown, Worth, ca. 1897-99. Two pieces (bodice and skirt) in black silk satin and lace. “En couer” bodice embroidered in leaf motifs with glass straws and beads. Photo: Gabinetto fotografico SBAS, Antonio Quattrone. Collection Galleria del Costume di Palazzo Pitti