Perfumes Parade — How Paul Poiret Dressed Perfumes

Three perfume costume illustrations created by Armand Vallée. The illustrations depict Mea Culpa, Le Minaret and La Rose de Rosine.
A small selection of Armand Vallée’s illustrations of Les Parfums de Rosine costumes, published initially in Fantasio magazine, issue number 190 from 15th June 1914.

Perfume advertising is a rather complex and challenging task. Scents and their nuances are subjective and do not allow themselves to be accurately described or depicted through words, images, sounds or touch.



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