1940 Ad FAO Schwarz Unusual Toys Boudoir Dog Rubber Face Mask Dolls YMM1

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This is an original 1940 black and white print ad for unusual toys by FAO Schwarz. They featured some rather creative things, such as rubber masks, boudoir dogs that held pajamas, and dolls with magnetic hands.

CONDITION

This 72+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 2.25 x 5 inches; 6 x 13 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Fix your pin curls and wiggle into your girdle and hosiery as you explore the year 1940 from a woman's perspective. From flashy wool and velvet dresses to the somber Allied War Effort, each one of these unique advertisements will shed new light on what it meant to be female at the beginning of the Second World War.

Keywords specific to this image: Vintage Advertising, Forties

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