So Extensive, So Well Balanced: Corset Advertisement, Ladies Home Journal, c. 1903.
"HAVE NO BRASS EYELETS IT WOULD BE ABSURD"
I see that someone has some exceedingly strong opinions about eyelets.
Corset X-Ray, 1908 (via Retronaut)
Selection: Harpers Bazaar, 1890s
Evening Attire, 1880s (via The Metropolitan Museum of Art)
Harper’s Bazaar Illustration, c. 1880s
Royal Worcester Corset Company c. 1890. Source: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Gabrielle Ray, Found Familiars
Princess Elisabeth of Hesse, c. 1884 (via Grand Ladies)
Dial W for Weimar. Photograph by Ellen von Unwerth.
Afternoon, c. 1883. Source: NYPL
Royal Worcester Corset Company, c. 1893. Source: Metropolitan Museum of Art
Glove-Fitting Corset, c. 1868. Source: NYPL
Camille Clifford, Click for Source.