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Fashion plate

April 1879
Published by Le Monde Elégant


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

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Europe, Prints and Drawings



Fashion plate depicting three women in a parlor setting. Woman on far left faces left in profile wearing a pink dress with white trim and floral accents, leaning on console. Woman in center faces right in profile wearing a blue dress with white trim and brown embroidery, holding a fan in her right hand and a nosegay in her left; a few green leaves and blue berries are in her hair. Woman on far right wears a brown dress with white floral-printed trim and a white pansy in her hair while holding a fan in her right hand. Text at bottom reads: “April 1879 Plate 3 / Le Monde Elégant”

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