Romanian Ensemble

Ensemble Jacot Bitterman Museum of Art, New York Costume Institute Date: century Culture: Romanian Medium: cotton, silk Credit Line: Gift of Princesse Serge Wolkonsky, 1954

Portrait of a young lady wearing a traditional Romanian costume by Costică Acsinte (1939).

lauramcphee: Romania, 1939 (Costica Acsinte) A Romanian WWI photographer’s 5000 unseen glass plate portraits — beautifully surreal and rapidly deteriorating — are being digitized 30 years after his death. — Read more on LightBox (via timelightbox)

Romanian traditional folk costume

Traditional Romanian Folk Costume from Southern Romania, an area called Muscel, county of Arges.