Jean Patou, haute couture, circa 1935-1938. Long dress in black crepe, yellow, the latter effect to surround the body ending at the hips by holding the two nodes segments; square neckline and wide straps on backless flowing skirt.
Flamboyant - Jean Patou, l'homme qui aimait les femmes
Maureen Dunlop leaving the cockpit of a plane she had just flown in 1944. These female pilots of the British Air Transport Auxiliary flew Spitfires, Hurricanes and Lancasters to air bases in England during WWII ~