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The history of the feminine costume of the world, from the year 5318 B.C. to our century

Collection Data

Twenty parts in 2 portfolios, each part containing 8 pages of text and 10 plates and laid-in cover having illustrated title page. I. China, Japan, Egypt, Assyria, Persia, India, Greece, Rome, Orient.--II. Rome, Gaul, Europe, France, Northern countries, Great Britain, Latin countries, Central Europe, The three Americas, The primitive races. Translation of: L'histoire du costume feminin mondial de l'an 5318 avant J.C. a nos jours.
Giafferri, Paul Louis de, b. 1886 (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1926 - 1927 (Inferred)
Place: New York
Publisher: Foreign Publications, Inc.
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection
Shelf locator: MMC+ (Giafferri, P. L. V. de. History of the feminine costume)
Clothing and dress
Costume -- History
Acquisition: John Shaw Billings Memorial Collection
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. 200 col. pl. 38 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 17860883
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13969677
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 66ebbe10-c617-012f-4a17-58d385a7bc34
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