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Costume print from Musée des Familles

French (Paris)
1862


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

18.41 x 27.3 cm (7 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1990.205

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Hand-colored etching from Musée des Familles. Three women, one man, one boy in fancy dress indoors: woman on left seated in blue and yellow dress holding a fan, next to a woman in white and red dress with apron and red and yellow corset, and black ribbon in hair, boy in yellow waistcoat and green pants, woman seated at piano in yellow, red, white and blue dress, and man on right in black, red, and yellow costume. Engraved by Barreau after Laure Noel. Printer: Grognet. Condition: Fair. Stains, top edge torn.

Credit Line

Estate of Jane Peters Guild, Boston