Fall & Winter 1916-17 (cover title, menswear fabric swatch book)
Fall & Winter 1916-17 (cover title, menswear fabric swatch book)
Fall & Winter 1916-17 (cover title, menswear fabric swatch book)
Fall & Winter 1916-17 (cover title, menswear fabric swatch book)

Fall & Winter 1916-17 (cover title, menswear fabric swatch book)

New York: J. L. Taylor & Co., [1916]. Hardcover. Folio. [80] pages. Very Good+. Bound in cloth over boards with leather spine, upper board titled in gilt. Hundreds of fabric swatches plus 16 stunningly colored fashion plates and a few text pages. All swatches present though some have few moth nibbles and/or mild adhesive stains from their original attachment to the page.

"Tailors by Appointment to His Majesty the American Citizen." This spectacular sample book from J. L. Taylor & Co. of New York and Chicago shows the latest in men's custom suits and accessories just months before the United States' entry into World War I in April of 1917.

Item #11587

Price: $1,000

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