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Brassiere Date: late 1930s Culture: American Medium: cotton, synthetic Dimensions: Length: 33 in. (83.8 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Richard Martin Bequest, 2001 Accession Number: 2001.673

Ferrero bra, Paris 1930s

1920s peach silk & lace

Camp Corset early 1900s.

late 1930s - 1940s lingerie. Black lingerie is hard to come by before the 60s, so these tap pants + matching bra in satin must be hand-made or made-to-order, even the modern cut-and-sew styling of the bra is unusual (bras b/f the 40s were generally useless + not every woman had access to them) but this one would actually work similarly to our bras - just not as comfortable w/o spandex/Lycra in the fabric. Plus has unusual Art Deco inspired angles on the cups, + beautiful ecru-peach lace…

Madeleine Vionnet black chiffon dress with pintucks, circa 1930, Paris