Images of the “Roaring Twenties:” a Centennial Celebration
This slide lecture concentrates on the newly “liberated” women of the 1920s — known as flappers — whose rebellious attitude inspired risqué, flashy fashions, unorthodox behavior and a demand for equality. The program also touches on the Art Deco design trends of the period and on painters from the Harlem Renaissance. Slides will be shown of posters, dresses, hats, period photographs, paintings, fashion accessories, advertisements, and
John Held, Jr. illustrations.
Art Historian Jeff Mishur presents this slide lecture. Mishur is an owner of Art