1895-1905 Sexy Lingerie listed by the museum as a Camisole. Marked: "B. Altman & Co./Paris/New York". Made of Silk, linen and metal. Simply Beautiful! see the back view of it at http://www.metmuseum.org/collections/search-the-collections/80096668?rpp=60=16=on=*=Underwear=1
Self Portrait - Armand Guillaumin, There, he met Paul Cézanne and Camille Pissarro with whom maintained lifelong friendships. While he never achieved the stature of these two, his influence on their work was significant. Cézanne attempted his first etching based on Guillaumin paintings of barges on the River Seine.
Corselet Au Grand Chic Date: ca. 1925 Culture: French Medium: silk, elastic, bone Dimensions: Length at CB: 22 1/2 in. (57.2 cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. Frederick H. Prince, Jr., 1967 Accession Number: 2009.300.2891a–g
"Paris as Muse: Photography, 1840s–1930s," on view January 28–May 4, 2014, celebrates the first one hundred years of photography in Paris. Known as the "City of Light" even before the birth of the medium in 1839, Paris has been muse to many of the most celebrated photographers, from Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre (one of the field's inventors) and Nadar to Charles Marville, Eugène Atget, and Henri Cartier-Bresson. #paris