Costume print

French
Nov. 27, 1869


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 1/2 x 7 11/16 in. (26.7 x 19.5 cm)

Accession Number

47.321

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Costume print from Les Modes Parisiennes depicting five different styles of hair pieces or bonnets. Text on bottom: “Modes et Coiffures de Mme. Herstz, rue Drouot, No. 8.” Hand colored engraving. French, probably Nov. 27, 1869.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift to the MFA, Boston, 1947

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection