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"Les Jardins de Versailles - Costume de Paul Poiret dans le goût Louis XIV," plate V from Gazette du Bon Ton, Volume 1, No. 4

Le costume de Paul Poiret est en soie plisée. Les boulingrins en mousse de laine sont piqués de petites fleurs de laine également. Des stalachtes de cristal et de strass garnissent la coiffure en velours marbré.

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

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.

French, February 1913

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2004.9.5

Medium or Technique

Photomechanical lithograph with hand-applied color (pochoir)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Books and manuscripts, Books