Identify head gear in this work of art
February 26, 2005 4:42 PM Subscribe
Can anyone identify either the name, or the purpose of a piece of headwear in this pastel by symbolist artist Lucien Levy Dhurmer?
posted by fire&wings to society & culture (4 answers total)
The artwork in question can be viewed here
. I think it was just the fashion at the time. I would appreciate the name of this type of headgear, it looks faintly medical but I'm not sure.