Chanel designed costumes from Jean Renoir’s 1938 film La Règle du Jeu
Aubrey Beardsley illustration for an 1896 edition of the Lysistrata.
Wonderful article about Elizabeth Hawes in the NYT magazine.
Kees Van Dongen (Dutch: 1877-1968), Le Louvard. 1924. Oil on canvas, 92 x 73 cm
Les Parfums de Rosine: ‘Aladin’ 1919, ‘Nuits de Chine’ 1913, ‘Couer en Folle,’ 1924
18th c. Chinese Embroidered state bed, Calke Abbey, Derbyshire, UK.
Imagine going to bed surrounded by all that fantastic embroidery….
Model wearing Dior’s ‘Soirée de Lahore’ dress, Paris 1955. Photo by Mark Shaw.