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Fashion plate

French
October 1884
Published by Revue de la Mode


Dimensions

Height x width: 14 3/4 x 10 5/8 in. (37.5 x 27 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2465

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Fashion plate depicting two women in a parlor. Woman on the left wears an elaborate gown of white and purple draped silk with lace and yellow roses incorporated throughout, long white gloves with gold bracelets, triple-strand pearl necklace, and a small white hair ornament of lace and another yellow rose; she holds a fan in her right hand. Woman on the right wears a brown dress embroidered at skirt hem, upper bodice, cuffs, and bodice hem with kid gloves. Text at the bottom reads: “Paris. Aug.te. Godchaux & Cie imp.rs Systeme Guy, Bte S.G.D.G / Vol. XII_No. 10 Oct 1, 1884 / REVUE DE LA MODE / Gazette de la Famille / 13 & 15 Quai Voltaire Paris / S.T. TAYLOR, Importer, 930, Broadway, NEW-YORK”

Credit Line

Source unidentified