Christian Tagliavini Creates Historical Portraits of Women’s Fashion Out of Cardboard

by , 04/01/12

Christian Tagliavini, cardboard ladies, fashion, art, portraits, photography,

Do these ladies look a tad stiff? What you’re looking at is one of Swiss-Italian artist-photographer Christian Tagliavini‘s “cardboard ladies,” a series of portraits showing women’s fashion through the ages, made out of cardboard. From ruff-collared Elizabethan gowns to 1950s ensembles, Tagliavini’s portraits show the transient nature of fashion. Click through to Ecouterre to see all of the cardboard ladies.


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