Lost Splendor

Past and present by an aspiring archivist and new Bostonian.
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Posts tagged "corset"

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.

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.