The Bagobo also Manobo, Manuvu, Obbo, Obo, are indigenous peoples of the Philippines.
Racinet's Costume History is an invaluable reference for students, designers, artists, illustrators, and historians; and a rich source of inspiration for anyone with an interest in clothing and style. Originally published in France between 1876 and 1888, Auguste Racinet’s Le Costume historique was in its day the most wide-ranging and incisive study of clothing ever attempted.
Covering the world history of costume, dress, and style from antiquity through to the end of the 19th century, the six volume work remains completely unique in its scope and detail. “Some books just scream out to be bought; this is one of them.” ― Vogue.com
Ancient Paris as a Celtic, Gaelic settlement. The history of Paris goes back over 2000 years.
Formosan. Taiwanese aborigine in 19th century.
The Textile Manual is an encyclopaedia of textile information, from material to yarn, from fabric structure to the finishing process. Encompassing practical tips for a range of textiles and detailed visuals, this ultra-accessible manual is the perfect companion for fashion aficionados and aspiring fashion designers.
Maori Poi Dance, New Zealand 1913.
Aimoré or Nac-nanuk. Botocudos Family from Brazil in 1840.
Habitans des Iles Carolines. Natural History and pictures of the people and the different races and tribes
Māori Wahine, New Zealand 1913.
The Ducal Haka, Rotoroa Island. New Zealand 1913.
Maori warrior with Taiaha weapon, New Zealand
Maori meeting house, New Zealand 1913. From the book: Picturesque New Zealand (1913) by Paul Gooding. Photography by Muir & Moodie; and Josiah Martin.