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Creator: James Abbe

United States, 1883 - 1973

Title: Yvonne Shelton
Date: ca. 1920-1930
Medium: Gelatin silver print
Credit Line: Gift of Stephen White
Accession Number: 2021.0016.0030.0041
Inscriptions:-on verso, in pencil: "Photo by Abbe" and "Yvonne Shelton" (appears again in red pencil) and "Voucher July --18"
-on recto, in pencil, LR: "Abbe"
Description: Image of a woman (torso upwards) seated with a neutral background. She is wearing a shirt with a buttoned pocket and a buttoned epaulet and a head wrap. She is turned slightly towards her proper right but looking directly at the camera. Photograph from album consisting of 47 fashion photographs. 5 fashion photographs by Abbe, Bachrach, Hoynigen Huene, Matzene, and a still life of Coty products published in Silver Screen magazine in 1942. 30 photos of various beauty products and fashions, many of which were published in magazines between 1920 and 1970. 12 miscellaneous fashion photographs.