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Papier-mache Halloween costumes for children or teens, 1919 US, Ladies’ Home Journal
(Left to right) “Showing the Ruddy Apple”, “Brilliant Wheatfield”, “Autumnal Beauty of the Cosmos”.
I’m not sure what this is a reference to, but I’m guessing maybe the Three Graces? Could they be Aglaia (wheatfield), Thalia (flowers) and Euphrosyne (apples)?
Child’s dress, Met, 1895
Child’s evening dress, Met, ca. 1885
Boy’s silk coat, Met, 1868
Girl’s garibaldi dresses, Feb. 1862
Children’s dresses, 1860s
Boy’s silk dress, Met, 1855
Velvet bodices and girl’s fashions, June 1864