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The "Gazette du bon ton" was published from November 1912 to summer 1915 and from January 1920 through December 1925. The complete run consisted of twelve volumes. The "Gazette" featured elegant fashions of pre- and postwar France by leading designers, utilizing the technique that revolutionized fashion illustration—pochoir, or stenciling by hand with watercolor. Contributing artists included Georges Lepape, Pierre Grissaud, H. R. Dammy, Georges Barbier, Strimpl, Maggie, and Guy Arnoux." from RISD Fleet Library has: 1921 nos. 1-10; 1922 nos. 1-10, volumes : color plates ; 27 cm. Monthly (not issued in January or Feburary and August). The RISD Museum Print Room has various nos. from 1913 and 1920.

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Paris : La Gazette, 1912-1925.




fashion, pochoir, style, french fashion, stencil work, french costume, periodical


Fashion Design

Gazette du bon ton: arts, modes et frivolités | 1922, No. 06



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