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Fashion plate

French
December 1879
Published by Revue de la Mode


Dimensions

Height x width: 14 3/4 x 10 7/16 in. (37.5 x 26.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2466

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Fashion plate depicting two women and a young girl in an outdoor marketplace setting. Woman on left wears a brown or black jacket over a skirt with bows and many tiers of silk, a white ruffle at collar, and a white hat with a red rose and black ribbon. Young girl in center wears a red jacket and skirt with white trim at neck and cuffs and a white hat with red ostrich feathers and white shoes with spats and yellow kid gloves. Woman on right wears a green and red striped bodice over a green skirt with a bustle and a hat that appears to be made out of feathers with bird wings. Text at bottom reads: “Falconer imp, Paris / Vol. VII_No. 12 December 1 1879 / REVUE DE LA MODE / Gazette de la Famille / 13 et 15 Quai Voltaire Paris / Toilettes de Mme Duboys, 31, Rue d’Anjou / S.T. TAYLOR, Importer, 816, Broadway, NEW-YORK”

Credit Line

Source unidentified