Vtg Large Mccalls Complete Catalogue Sewing Patterns Counter May1951 Book Avedon

Relisting due to a non paying bidder. Any questions or concerns do not hesitate to ask.

This large book measures 14 X 12" (not including tabs). 1.25" thick.

Weighs 7 lb 8 oz. unpackaged.

Amazing reference book.

Awesome artwork! All the info!

Wonderful artist' fashion renderings drawings by E. Ness, and real photos from Richard Avedon, Leombruno-Bodi and Scavullo.

Page of fashions photos with paintings done by De Stael in back ground. Vera scarves, Marvella jewelry, Capezio shoes, Madcaps & Emme hats given credits in some photos.

Dated May 1951.

This book is a counter catalog from a store that sold patterns.

Not hard bound book with 0ver 800 (numbered) pages. The first clump of pages are not numbered and begins after those with 27 where the pattern pages start.

Tabbed sections divide the book into categories:

Dresses Specially Priced 25-35, Blouses, Children's Girls Suit, Children Girls Dresses Underwear Baby-wear Mother Daughter, Boys-Men Miscellaneous (more tabs originally, some are missing)

Condition : some additional photos of this book if you look at my "sold" listings or just search the title at completeds. The gallery pic (1st photo) is of the back cover.

Amazing that a non hardback book has survived 65 years. This edition was obviously
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