THE GLAMOUROLOGIST’S MUSEUM

EVENING IN PARIS BY BOURJOIS

Lucy Santos, The Glamourologist

04 August 2016

A picture of Evening in Paris Naturelle Powder War Time Pack

Evening in Paris by Bourjois

Photograph by Lucy Santos

Title:

Evening in Paris Poudre


Description:

A cardboard box, seal intact, of Evening in Paris poudre. The box is deep blue and silver and features images of Paris (Eiffel tower, Arc de Triomphe and scenes from Parisians restaurants) in silver on the front.

“Poudre, Evening in Paris, naturelle. War-time pack. To open pierce silver label on top of box”


Production dates:

c1930-c1950

Made by Bourjois Ltd, Queens Way Croydon.

This particular example is mid 1940s. For more information on War Time packaging visit our page on Beauty in World War Two http://www.glamourologist.co.uk/beauty-and-world-war-two/


Measurements:

Width: 2 inches, Length: 2 inches


Materials:

Cardboard and paper


Copyright holder:

Bourjois Ltd


Last updated:

04.08.2016