Twisted replica of a “corset extérieur [pour enfant]” among the pieces studied from #ThirtySecondsAndYet research collection

linen yarn, Dupion silk, leather, bobbin metallic lace, chiffon, cotton ondé, dyed fishnet, silver yarn, laces

Again thankful for those precious archive sharing spaces among museums (they are more and more needed) and particularly Sylvie Roy from Galliera’s documentation team for sharing her passionate words on XIXth c. archetypes!

Corset Extérieur - 1866 | Ines Torrens Design

“Corset extérieur pour enfant”
Extracted from La Mode Illustrée, Oct. 28th, 1866, p. 362
Firmin-Didot, 1866, Paris
Bibliothèque du Palais Galliera

“Corset extérieur pour enfant”
Extracted from La Mode Illustrée, Oct. 28th, 1866, p. 361
Firmin-Didot, 1866, Paris
Bibliothèque du Palais Galliera

Coiffe de Mannequinage (II)