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Jean Moral - Nude Woman in a Leather Pantaloons
Contact: Alex Novak and Marthe Smith
Email: info@vintageworks.net
Phone: +1-215-822-5662
Contemporary Works / Vintage Works, Ltd.
258 Inverness Circle
Chalfont, PA   18914   USA
Ref.#: 13228
Price: $1,500
Medium: Silver print
Mount: unmounted
Image_Date: 1930s
Print_Date: 1930s
Dimensions: 6-9/16 x 4-5/16 in. (167 x 110 mm)
Photo Country: France
Photographer Country: France

Description:

Image made for the Diana Slip Co.

Diana Slip was a 1930s French lingerie company created by Leo Vidal. In the 1930s, he created a publishing company called Les Éditions Gauloise, which in 1936 became Les Librairies Nouvelles, which was a network bookstores, boutiques, newspaper groups, documents and studios--all grouped into one company. It was a company that manufactured and sold fetish clothes, condoms, erotic books and photography. Diana Slip was one of those parts and was able to bring large resources to the Librairies Nouvelles due to its marketing/distribution and reputation, thanks largely to the production of a series of illustrated catalogs/magazines (including "Lingerie Libertines" and "Le Magazine Paris") with great art made by such photographers as Brassaï, Jean Moral and Roger Schall--all of whom needed the work during the Depression. Diana Slip went into a final decline during World War II and disappeared at the end of the war.

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