Modes Anciennes, a promotional book of fashion plates by the famous Fourrures Max, 1908. A highlight reel of the most fashionable women throughout history as illustrated in beautiful color plates. All outfits, unsurprisingly, feature fur heavily. Fourrures Max was known for their beautiful advertising publications illustrated by artists like George Barbier, Felix, and Eduardo Garcia Benito - this is a fine example of the type, with a full set of the book’s original 8 plates.
🐻 14 pgs, measures approx. 6.6” H x 4.6” W x 0.3” D. Great condition, with no loss to gilt covers. Some toning to pages, and fingermarks on the edge of two pages - see images for reference.
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