printsandthings: A. Pochoir This is a hand coloured pochoir from La Gazette Du Bon Ton, Issue Plate Almost a pas de deux, the figures seem to jump right out of the frame in this dramatic rendering for the House of Rodier.
Evening dress, ca Very pale pink silk georgette & black net with round neckline. Has all-over cream & pink leaf embroidery & cream & pink silk velvet flowers. Net skirt has many-paneled handkerchief hem. Goldstein Museum of Design, Univ. of Minnesota.
The artwork of Helena Lam Chinese-born Canadian painter from Hong Kong, is inspired by the Art Déco era. This is a design style that blossomed in Paris in the and flourished internationally throughout the into the World War II era.