Exquisite color plate from the French Couturier Fashion magazine LA FEMME CHIC, printed in Paris, France, early 1900's. Marketed toward the Paris elite, La Femme Chic was an influential magazine defining new trends in fashion. Elegant No.18 Ete, 1917 shows beautiful summer coats for girls and their mother, and one darling white and blue dress. Amazing colors of bright cerise pink, blue, grey, white and green, a fine sailor design for Maman, there are boats on the ocean in the background. Perfect fashions to take on vacation to a luxury resort.
Elegance, style and on the brink of the Roaring Twenties, this gorgeous and very collectable fashion plate was colored completely by hand in stunning colors. Executed by some of the most prominent French artists, each is an original work of art. To be expected in prints of this age, there may be a few characteristic areas of foxing etc., this print is in beautiful antique condition. Perfect to frame, display in a grouping, these feminine prints make a stunning statement!
- Measures: 14-1/4" x 10-3/4".