Masterpieces of Women's Costume of the 18th and 19th Centuries

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Courier Corporation, Jul 1, 2001 - Design - 83 pages
Splendid view of elegant dresses, expertly rendered by noted theatrical designer, includes finely detailed illustrations of 32 complete costumes and three blouses, shown in color and black-and-white. Here are exquisitely embroidered, full-skirted dresses circa 1700, a high-waisted Empire dress (1820), a magnificent silk dress with an extended bustle and pleated overskirt (1880), more.
 

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This is a slightly altered reproduction of a book originally published in 1959. Aline Bernstein, who among other things was a theatrical costume designer, produced the material in 1930 with the aid of ... Read full review

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Section 1
10
Section 2
13
Section 3
31
Section 4
42
Section 5
49
Section 6
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Section 7
52
Section 8
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Section 9
66
Section 10
82
Section 11
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