Photograph, Baron de Meyer

Photograph, Baron de Meyer

Photograph, fashion study
Baron de Meyer (1868-1946)
1920
Museum no. PH.210-1985
Copyright Estate of Baron de Meyer

This fashion study shows two models at a garden table, sporting wide brimmed summer hats over fashionable bobbed hair. Their dresses featured dropped waists and a straight silhouette, typical of the decade, when busts were flattened and curves disguised.