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Costume print from Musée Des Familles

French (Paris)
1856


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

26.67 x 18.41 cm (10 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1990.203

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. Two women and one girl outdoors in walking dress: woman on left in blue dress with brown cape and white and blue bonnet, woman on right in black dress with blue and black lace coat and white bonnet, and girl in center in purple and white dress with black coat and white and pink bonnet. Text on top: “Modes Vraies. Travail en famille.” After Laure Noël. Printer: Rossin. Condition: Fair. Soiled, small tears at edges.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Jane Peters Guild, Boston