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Fashion plate

French
April 1879
Published by Le Monde Elégant


Dimensions

Height x width: 10 7/8 x 8 1/16 in. (27.7 x 20.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2448

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Fashion plate depicting three women in riparian setting with bridge and church in background. Woman on far left wears a gray and blue dress with white gloves and a blue and gray hat with a brown bird and a white ostrich feather. Woman in center, facing backwards, wears a brown dress with an orange hat with blue accent and orange ostrich feather holding brown parasol. Woman on far right wears a red and pink dress with a cream hat trimmed with red ribbon and a white ostrich feather holding a pink parasol and one glove in her left hand. Text at bottom reads: “April 1879 Plate 1 / Le Monde Elégant”

Credit Line

Source unidentified