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Faithfulness Rewarded. Lady, Dog & Sugar Tongs. Gazette du Bon Ton pochoir c1913

Faithfulness Rewarded. Lady, Dog & Sugar Tongs. Gazette du Bon Ton pochoir c1913

by Taquoy, Maurice

La Fidelite Recompensee (Fidelity Rewarded). Elegant lady rewards her dog with a cube of sugar from sugar tongs.
Robe d'apres-midi de Worth (Afternoon Dress by prominent Parisian designer Charles Worth) 

Original pochoir (French for stencil) by Maurice Taquoy, coloured by gouache and watercolour, with different stencils of zinc for each colour. Published in Paris in 1913 for La Gazette du Bon Ton (Journal of Good Style - the exclusive periodical for the well-to-do), that introduced the latest superior fashion.

Charles Worth was the first designer to influence the day-to-day fashions worn by the average person, not only those of wealth and position in the community.

Size of page 24 x 19cm (9.5 x 7.5 inches).

 

Stock Number: apGBT10-8Price: $198.00

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