Belle epoque costume and style. Argentina 1900.

Art Nouveau costume, Fin de siècle fashion dress and hair style. Belle Epoque in Argentina

Belle Epoque style Argentina

Belle epoque costume and style. Argentina 1900.

Art Nouveau period. Portrait of a young woman in Buenes Aires, Argentina in 1900. Dressed and decorated in the manner of a bride with a bouquet of flowers.

Note:  Callot Model of Black Lace. Paris Spring Season 1913.

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