1920s Fashions from B. Altman & Company (Dover Fashion and Costumes)

1920s Fashions from B. Altman & Company (Dover Fashion and Costumes)


Svelte flappers in shrewdpermanent frocks and stylish hats personify the fashion of the jazz Age, and this amazing source positive aspects enormous quantities of such deliciously unique pictures. that includes decisions from hard-to-find model catalogs released by way of the well known yet now-defunct B. Altman & corporation, this quantity deals a sumptuously genuine list of the delectable models of the 1920s.
Over seven-hundred illustrations, particular descriptions, and costs for an enormous array of upscale women’s clothes and niknaks comprise knitted sports clothing, refined satin night clothes, one-piece bathing fits of wool jersey with parasols and rubber bathing caps, cloche hats of straw, felt, and silk, and stylish sneakers, starting from sporty buckskin oxfords to satin slippers and pumps. a range of gown and informal dresses for kids seems as well.
Profusely illustrated and brimming with distinctive details, this quantity represents not just a primary checklist of the standard models of the overdue Twenties but additionally an exciting examine the mail-order ads of the period. style lovers, historians, and all fanatics of nostalgia will celebrate within the perennial attraction of those trendy images.

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