Antique Memes

Wanderings through university and library image collections; etchings, leaflets, prints, lithographs, relics of yore. Items digitized from before the digital age. Let's remember what we forgot. Lest we forget.

ANTIQUE - collectible old item: a collectible decorative or household object that is valued because of its age, the style, traditions, and qualities of ancient times, old and often valuable, of interest to collectors

MEME - a cultural characteristic passed down through generations: any characteristic of a culture, e.g. its language, that can be transmitted from one generation to the next in a way analogous to the transmission of genetic information

Image Title

:  La belle affligée.

Creator

: Marty, André-Edouard, 1882-1974 — Artist

Published Date

: 1922

Created Date

: 1922

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 22 x 16 cm. (8 1/2 x 6 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: “Robe du soir, de Paul Poiret”

Original Source

: From Gazette du bon genre.

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    “La belle affligée: Robe du soir, de Paul Poiret” (1922) – André-Edouard Marty (1882–1974) From Gazette du bon genre
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