(FASHION.) Annis Fur Post, Season 1922-1923.
Detroit : 1922Uncommon trade catalogue for fashion fur - coats, capes, scarves, hats, and muffs for the Jazz Age. The types of fur include chinchilla, ermine, monkey, mink, fur seal, leopard, white fox, beaver, marmot, civet and caracul. Annis Fur Post was founded in 1887 by Isaac Newton Annis (1858-1939), who had started collecting furs around his home in southern... Learn More£225.00
Stock Code: 80551
(FASHION.) STEVENS, Charles O. & Max Sommers. Photographs of Jazz Era Window Displays for Meier & Frank's Department Store, Portland, OR.
Portland, OR : c.1925Four real black and white photo images on semi-gloss stock of the windows of Meier & Frank at night. Founded in 1857, at the time of these images Meier & Frank, humorously referred to locally as Murphy & Finnigan's, was the largest retail outlet west of the Mississippi, one of the largest in the country. These four salesman's sample photos from the... Learn More£200.00
Stock Code: 84121
(FASHION.) Adler Suits Standee - "Adler Collegian clothes. They keep you looking your best."
Milwaukee, MI : c.1927Striking counter display advertisement for the Adler Company "Collegian" men's suits line, in a style reminiscent of the California Plein-Air School, with two sharp young men in Adler suits standing at a carved stone wall talking to a young beautiful co-ed in a jaunty orange hat. The "Collegian" line was aimed at college men, or anyone who cared about... Learn More£200.00
Stock Code: 95045
(FASHION.) Fans - 1932.
Harrisburg, PA : 1932Spectacular trade catalogue featuring the vivid pictorial fans produced by The Myers Manufacturing Co., a Pennsylvania novelty company founded by Dr. L.B. Myers, the first man to patent rubber tips for pencils. Myer's fans were essentially an advertising medium commended for their "distinctive appearance - large advertising space - compactness", and... Learn More£175.00
Stock Code: 79116
(FASHION.) Parfums Lucien Lelong.
Paris : 1949First edition, rare, with no other copies traced of this spectacular promotional brochure for Lelong's fragrances. Largely forgotten today, apart from amongst the couture cognoscenti, Lelong (18891958) was enormously influential. After the First World War Lelong took charge of his parents' small fashion house, which was noted for its espousal of the... Learn More£1,500.00
Stock Code: 95082