Dresses for 1932
Three women wearing smart frocks, first is a 'Dorville' model in brown and green tweed, the sides of the bodies green to match the coat. Next comes an attractive poppy red dress a V.P model and made of fine wool, called 'Panama'. Lastly, a tailored sports dress, interesting because it is made of a mesh woven linen material, Deimel'.
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Fashionable model 1937
Model wearing a two classic tailored striped suits, modelling on the left is a three-quarter length coat and skirt in navy and white broken-striped hopsack, the blouse is in ivory satin. The jacket on the right has been inspired by a man's 'tails'. Date: 1937
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Male fashion from the reign of Richard III, 1483-1485
Male fashion from the reign of Richard III, 1483-1485. . Handcolored engraving from Civil Costume of England from the Conquest to the Present Period drawn by Charles Martin and etched by Leopold Martin, London, Henry Bohn, 1842. The costumes were drawn from tapestries, monumental effigies, illuminated manuscripts and portraits. Charles and Leopold Martin were the sons of the romantic artist and mezzotint engraver John Martin (1789-1854).
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