Thumbnail-size images of copyrighted artworks are displayed under fair use, in accordance with guidelines recommended by the Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for the Visual Arts, published by the College Art Association in February 2015.

"L'Embarras du Choix - Costume tailleur de Paul Poiret," plate VI from Gazette du Bon Ton, Volume 1, No. 3

French
January 1913
Georges Lepape (French, 1887–1971), Illustrating design by Paul Poiret (French, 1879–1944), Publisher Librairie Centrale des Beaux-arts


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 25.4 x 19.1 cm (10 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.8.6

Medium or Technique

Photomechanical lithograph with hand-applied color (pochoir)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Books

Tailleur de Paul Poiret en drap vert sourd garni de lisérés vert Véronèse, de ganse de velours noir et de boutons d’acier brillant. La jaquette est froncée à la taille par un roulotté de velours formant martingale. Le col est de loutre.

Provenance

By 1952, William Morris Hunt Memorial Library; accessioned by MFA, Boston, February 12, 2004

Credit Line

Transferred from the William Morris Hunt Memorial Library

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.