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Fashion plate

November 1884
Published by Journal des Demoiselles


Height x width: 7 11/16 x 11 in. (19.5 x 28 cm)

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Europe, Prints and Drawings



Fashion plate depicting two young women, a girl, and two boys playing blind man’s bluff. From left: young woman wearing a brown coat over a blue dress with a brown hat accented with yellow ribbon; young woman wearing a blue and red dress with a blue hat with red ostrich feathers; young girl blindfolded wearing a light blue jacket and skirt with white spats; young boy in background standing on ottoman in gray coat and blue stockings; young boy to the far right wearing a blue coat, yellow waistcoat, blue breeches, red stockings, and black shoes with spats. Text at bottom reads: “November 1884 4492 / Modes de Paris Journal des Demoiselles Rue Vivienne, 48 / Confection de fillette et costumes de petits garcons de Mr LACROIX, 62 Bd Haussmann__Etoffe en cashemire de l’Inde de la / COMPAGNIE DES INDES, 27 r. du 4 Septembre_Parfums de la Mon. GUERLAIN, 15 r. de la Paix.”

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