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Hercules Supporting Corset.

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Hercules Supporting Corset.
F.& H. (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- Corset

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-Cor
Women -- Clothing & dress -- United States
Content: Printed on border: "Lewis Schiele & Co., Sole M'frs, N.Y." "This new and improved abdominal corset is so constructed as to give a natural and permanent support to the abdomen. It cannot stretch, break or lose its shape, avoids all pressure on the chest and imparts an elegant and graceful appearance to the wearer." Written on border: "Apr. 1881" Includes additiontal text.
Source note: Demorest''s family magazine. (New York : [s.n.] 1865-1898).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 11 x 7 cm. (4 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1638110
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17122671
Barcode: 33333159260245
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ef439900-c549-012f-bae3-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1881: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hercules Supporting Corset." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fcc6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Hercules Supporting Corset." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 29, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fcc6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1881). Hercules Supporting Corset. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-fcc6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Hercules Supporting Corset.