1920s Fashions from B. Altman & Company (Dover Fashion and by Altman & Co.

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By Altman & Co.

Svelte flappers in shrewdpermanent frocks and stylish hats personify the fashion of the jazz Age, and this striking source beneficial properties hundreds and hundreds of such deliciously specific photographs. that includes decisions from hard-to-find model catalogs released via 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, distinct descriptions, and costs for an unlimited array of upscale women’s clothes and accessories contain knitted sports clothing, refined satin night attire, one-piece bathing matches of wool jersey with parasols and rubber bathing caps, cloche hats of straw, felt, and silk, and stylish footwear, starting from sporty buckskin oxfords to satin slippers and pumps. a range of gown and informal dresses for kids appears to be like as well.
Profusely illustrated and brimming with special details, this quantity represents not just a primary list of the standard models of the past due Nineteen Twenties but additionally an fascinating examine the mail-order ads of the period. model fanatics, historians, and all enthusiasts of nostalgia will have a good time within the perennial attraction of those fashionable images.

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