Before Photoshop, there was PAIN.
(click ad, from 1902, via) Her measurements: 36-9-36. "Erect Form," alright, not that you had a choice. Please donate your kidneys, liver, and spleen before trying one on. Actually, it appears that much of the woman below the head was illustrated. This modern day Bergdorf Goodman model could wear that baby with room to spare.