Klára Vančíková

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Artwork by Dora Maar, Pablo Picasso.

Artwork by Dora Maar, Pablo Picasso.

Artworks of Dora Maar (French, 1907 - 1997)

Artworks of Dora Maar (French, 1907 - from galleries, museums and auction houses worldwide.

Busk Date: 18th century Culture: European Medium: wood Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Edward S. Harkness, 1930 Accession Number: 30.135.22

A curved wooden busk, used to stiffen the bodice, was inserted between the breasts into an opening in the front of the corset. Busks were often elaborately trimmed with inlays of rare wood or mother-of-pearl