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Women'S Lingerie, 1910s.

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Women'S Lingerie, 1910s.

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- Underwear -- 1910s

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1917
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-Und-191
Women -- Clothing & dress -- 1910-1919
Underwear -- 1910-1919
Lingerie -- 1910-1919
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Written on border: 'May 1, 1917" Printed on border: "Models from Marthe Gauthier" "For the sake of a center of interest there is a bouquet; for beauty, cream lace; for symmetry, ribbon bows; and for the usual 'raison d'etre,' yellow mousseline" "Apparently not an 'envelope,' but, really, it looks rather like one, this chemise of dull blue voile de soie, with its rosette of flowers and graduated rose ribbon fringe" "The insidious dot has now crept on to our underwear in great quantities; sometimes black dots of tulle are applied with embroidery on a combination of old blue crêpe de chine" Includes additional text.

Source note: Vogue. (New York : Condé-Nast Inc., 1892-).
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1642761
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17573111
Barcode : 33333159284195
UUID: 2557d340-c54e-012f-e950-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1917: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Women'S Lingerie, 1910s." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1917. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1f0b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Women'S Lingerie, 1910s." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1f0b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1917). Women'S Lingerie, 1910s. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-1f0b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Women'S Lingerie, 1910s.