French caps fashion. La Mode illustrée 1860.

Victorian Bonnet.  French caps fashion.

Bonnet Négligé en Mousseline.

Bonnet Négligé. Bonnet Négligé en Mousseline.

French caps fashion. La Mode illustrée 1860. Victorian fashion.

Victorian Bonnet.  French caps fashion.

Bonnet en Tulle de Soie noir et blanc.

Bonnet en Tulle de Soie noir et blanc. Bonnet in black tulle and white silk.
Bonnet en Tulle blanc avec rubans Roses. Bonnet in white tulle with pink ribbons.

Victorian Bonnet.  French caps fashion.

Bonnet en Tulle de Soie a Dessin.

Bonnet en Tulle de Soie a Dessin. Bonnet en Tulle de Soie.

Ces bonnets sont de la maison Leborgue et Henneveu (ancienne maison Dupont), rue du Bac, 56.

Publisher: La Mode illustrée: journal de la famille. Bureau de l’administration. A la Librairie Firmin Didot Frères, Fils & Cie, rue Jacob, 56.

Note:  Creation Lewis. Modernisme. Les Chapeaux du Très Parisien Paris, 1921.

Support and Seduction: The History of Corsets and Bras (Abradale Books) by Beatrice Fontanel.

Thoughout the ages, women's breasts have been subjected to the endless whims of fashion.

From the ancient Greeks to Mae West and Madonna, this light-hearted book charts the changing shapes of female beauty. The elegant and amusing images - including fashion drawings, paintings, photographs, and film stills - illustrate the often surprising history of the garments women have worn for support - and seduction.


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