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"La Leçon de Natation - Costume et chale, pour le bain," plate 41 from Gazette du Bon Ton, Volume 2, No. 6

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Il sied d'assortir au costume de bain, la sortie de bain. Ici, c'est un grand châle plié en diagonale, en alpaga noir et alpaga blanc (comme le costume) et garni d'applications de fleurs de taffetas amaranthe.

Provenance

By 1952, William Morris Hunt Memorial Library; accessioned by MFA, Boston, February 12, 2004

Credit Line

Transferred from the William Morris Hunt Memorial Library

French, June 1921

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 25.4 x 19.1 cm (10 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.41.1

Medium or Technique

Woodcut with hand-applied color (pochoir)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Books and manuscripts, Books