Spain | This is an image out of the book 'Festivals & Rituals of Spain. Cristina Garcia Rodero (Photographer), J. M. Caballero Bonald (Contributor). Unfortunately the original post had no more details, so if you do have this book or can tell me a little more about this image, please do add you comments here http://pinterest.com/pin/145522631679487396
Sooooo glad we don't wear these anymore. The amount of underwear they wore was unhealthy; corsets even caused terrible health problems deforming the shape of the torso to the point of illness. If I remember right they even caused infertility and miscarriage. Not everything from "the old days" was lovely.
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Town dress with chemisette owned by Empress Josephine, First Empire From the Chateau de Malmaision Costume Collection white muslin, embroidered with a sprinkling of flowers and embellished with a ruché trim. This outfit comes from the family of Madame Poyard who looked after the Empress’s wardrobe after 1809.”