Ideal Female Body in the 20th Century

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Is the ideal female body unique? It seems that over the years the perfect body changes, and changes in the speed of a decade. Each decade featured some characteristics of a human body: waist, cleavage, curves, height, slimness. The bodies were coupled with the fashion around the decade, and women with the society. So it seems there is no ideal body, rather there is an ideal body in a certain era every time. In this series of illustrations stretched fashion and society throughout 20th century, narrating the female body in each decade. Enjoy.

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ideal female body everythingwithatwist

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