ASSORTED COSTUME / FASHION ACCESSORIES REFERENCE VOLUMES AND PAMPHLETS, LOT OF 41,
Price Realized: $37.00
Sold Date: Sep 23, 2022
subjects featuring undergarments, hats, bags, shoes, and fans, including two volumes of Ewing, Dress and Undress: A History of Women’s Underwear, London: B.T. Batsford Ltd. and Bibliophile, 1986; Wilcox, A Century of Bags: Icons of Style in the 20th Century, Edison, NJ: Chartwell Books, 1997; Epstein and Safro, Buttons, New York City, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1991; Bennett, Unfolding Beauty: The Art of the Fan, Boston, MA: Museum of Fine Arts, 1988; and Kilgour, A Pageant of Hats, Ancient and Modern, New York City, NY: Robert M. McBride Co., 1958. Hard and soft covers.
Good to excellent condition, having some expected wear to covers, jackets, and pages. Most having ex-library markings, tags, stickers, etc. NOTE: All condition reports are based on general observations only, and are not meant to serve as a detailed analysis of condition. Please contact the department with your specific condition questions.
Deaccessioned by the Valentine Museum, Richmond, VA to benefit collections care, preservations, and future acquisitions.