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Call No.: MS Thr 1092
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Barbier, George, 1882-1932.
Title: George Barbier costume designs,
Quantity: 1 collection (.2 linear feet (1 folio box)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in French.
Abstract: Eight costume designs by George Barbier for unidentified productions.
George Barbier was a prominent French artist who became famous as haute couture fashion illustrator, and theatre and ballet costume designer. In the mid-1920s he worked for the Paris cabaret music hall, Folies Bergère and later for L'Illustration magazine.
Arranged alphabetically by the name of character.
Includes 8 drawings of male and female characters in 18th-century style costumes for unidentified productions, possibly for a cabaret show. Each drawing is mounted in silk mat with backing.