Igorot Native. Ifugao couple. Philippine Islands.
A Group of Sutars, Carpenters, Bengal.
Limbu. Male and female.
A Lama woman
A Lama woman from the Tibetan frontier: Mongoloid Type.
Filipina of the Batan Islands with grass hood.
The Batan Islands are an archipelago of the Philippines. They are located north of the Philippine main island of Luzon in the Strait of Luzon and belong to the province of Cagayan.
Bagobo man with pointed teeth.
The Bagobo also Manobo, Manuvu, Obbo, Obo, are indigenous peoples of the Philippines.
Embroidered Table center by Ann Macbeth. Art nouveau c. 1901.
Fantasy costume of Dione, Mother of Venus by Léon Bakst
‘Fantaisie Sur Le Costume Moderne, Dioné’, By Léon Bakst 1914.
Dione is in Greek mythology, the mother of Aphrodite. In Roman mythology, she is equated with Venus. Or Dione (Greek Διώνη) is in Greek mythology, the daughter of Atlas and the wife of Tantalus, thus the mother of Broteas, Pelops and Niobe.
Art deco, Art nouveau fashion era.
Costume designs for the Russian ballet “Le Dieu Bleu.” by Léon Bakst.
Femme avec Offrande. Un Fakir.
Art deco, Art Nouveau era
Embroidered Fan. Designed by Lilian Archer 1914.
Executed by Alice Archer. Owned by Mrs. Drinkwater. Art deco, Art Nouveau era.
Tunisian flower sellers of Gabes in 1910.
A Shahaptian chief in ceremonial costume.
From the book: Living Races of Mankind. A popular illustrated account of the customs, habits, pursuits, feasts, and ceremonies of the races of mankind throughout the world by Henry Neville Hutchinson (1856-1927), John Walter Gregory and Richard Lydekke. Published by Hutchinson & Co. Paternoster Row, London 1902.