Corsets and Crinoline


Subject:
Fashion , History

Description:
Series of illustrated essays on corsets and crinoline in fashion history. Discusses changes in body shape throughout the Victorian period ("from cage crinolines to bustles and body-hugging corsets"), crinolettes and the "healthy corsets" of the late 19th century, corsets in the early 20th century and in contemporary fashion, and related topics. From the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

Publisher:
Victoria and Albert Museum

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.vam.ac.uk/collections/fashion/features/corset/


PID= res:lii-23462