Art nouveau fashion by Couturier Paul Poiret, 1908.

Couturier, Paul Poiret, costumes, Art Nouveau, Art deco, Robes
Création by Paul Poiret

Art nouveau fashion by Couturier Paul Poiret, 1908.

Source: Les Robes de Paul Poiret racontée par Paul Iribe. Printed by Société général d’impression. Published Paris 1908

Illustration, damasks, ornament

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Note:  Ensembles of Bernard & Cie and Ardanse.

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