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Les choses de Paul Poiret vues par Georges Lepape

Fashion Plate
1911 (published)
Place Of Origin

Hand-coloured pochoir stencil plate
read 'King of Fashion' by Paul Poiret Designer Paul Poiret (1879 – 1944) led the fashion world in the first decade of the 20th century. This extract from his 1931 autobiography, 'King of Fashion', tells of his meteoric rise to fame, designing dresses for the esteemed Parisian couturier, House of Worth.
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Brief Description
Georges Lepape. Fashion plate from Les choses de Paul Poiret vues par Georges Lepape Paris (France), 1911.
Physical Description
Hand-coloured pochoir stencil plate
    Marks and Inscriptions
    • Georges Lepape (Signed below right)
    • CELLES DE DEMAIN (Labelled on the reverse)
    Bibliographic Reference
    Taken from Departmental Circulation Registers: 1976-1977
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    record createdJune 30, 2009
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