Costumes by Georges Dœuillet, Jeanne Lanvin, Jean Patou, Premet,
Traditional coiffure from Montehermoso, Cáceres, Spain.
Bagdad. Taking Stores Aboard on the Tigris by Means of Guffas. A Guffa was a traditional, usually plaited reeds, round basket boat, which was used on the Tigris and Euphrates… Read More
Marriage Hut of Arab Fellahin with the Newly Married Couple.
Russian Pilgrims in the Desert on the Way to Sinai.
Costumes Aladin by Germaine Lecomte 1929.
Mohamed Habib el-Bey from the Dynasty of Husseinite. Tunesia. Habib Bey, Frenchified name of Mohamed Habib el-Bey, born August 13, 1858 in Bardo and died February 11, 1929 in Carthage,… Read More
Chic manteau de velours noir by Germaine Lecomte.
No masks by Kiyotoki-Shimomura By the death of Kiyotoki-Shimomura on May 29th, 1922, at the age of fifty-five, not only Nippon, but the world at large, lost a master carver… Read More
Portrait “Nina” Water color by Arthur E. Vokes (1851-1951). Art deco children fashion and hairstyle 1924.