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Booklet of illustrated records for dresses

1851
Louise Appleton (American, born in 1836)


Dimensions

21.3 x 13 cm (8 3/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1995.27.2a

Medium or Technique

Watercolor, pencil, and ink on rag(?) paper

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Collections

Americas

Classifications

Manuscripts

Six sheets of folded paper, stitched to form a notebook of 12 numbered pages depicting dress designs in pencil and watercolor, with notes on their fabrics, prices, and the month of the year.

Inscription

"L.A. 1851" on 1st numbered page.

Signed

"Louise Appleton" in pencil on cover

Credit Line

Gift of Edith McMillan Tucker