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[English mourning dress for women.]

Image ID: 826405

[English mourning dress for women.] (1916)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [English mourning dress for women.]


: Thurlow, Helen -- unknown role

Published Date

: 1916

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 31 x 24 cm. (12 1/4 x 9 1/2 in.)


: Written on border: "Nov. 1, 1916 (British)." Printed on border: "(Below) To find a dinner gown which will be becoming, correct, and yet not depressing to its beholders is always a problem for the woman in mourning, but it may be readily solved by this frock of black point d'esprit and black silk net, over black taffeta. Bands and bows of black moire ribbon trim the fichu and the sleeves, and top the point d'esprit frills on the skirt ; (Abov ....
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Original Source

: From Vogue. (New York : Condé-Nast Inc., 1892-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- mourning

Source Description

: 2 folders (46 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 826405

Record ID

: 704938

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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