Theatrical costumes for Budapest. Vienna Workshops 1917
Vienna Workshops, Cooperative enterprise for crafts and design founded in Vienna in 1903 (Wiener Werkstätte). New models of the fashion department 1917.
Blouses and dress in printed silk fabric by E. J. Wimmer. Blouses and dress in printed silk fabric by Eduard Josef Wimmer-Wisgrill (1882-1961, established in 1907 the fashion department of… Read More
Vienna’s Workshops. Dress Crepe de Chine.
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