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Friday, January 27, 2012

Corset Parade

In front of the Mirror by Edouard Manet -  1876

1909 Corset

1924 Corset

Image from a vintage advertising pamphlet

 'In a Corset' by Lovis Coringh - 1910


Prisla Buah said...

ohh to think about how painful it was for women to dress up just makes me wanna cry lol

The PvdH Journal said...

I think corsets can look beautiful, but aren't you glad we don't need to wear them every day?! ;)

Unknown said...

I do love an oil painting! never seen these before so thanks for posting these. Hope you are well in Malta, speak soon, Lucyxx

Pearl Westwood said...

Beautiful I adore corsets - but I wouldn't want to wear one!

Mimi said...

this is cool! corsets have always intrigued me. ;)

<3, Mimi
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Bucklebelts said...

Very interesting post. I was inspired because of this post.