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Fashion plate

French
about 1893
Published by Le Journal des Modes


Dimensions

Height x width: 13 9/16 x 9 7/16 in. (34.5 x 24 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2479

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Fashion plate depicting a woman wearing a long red dress with large puff sleeves and a red hat with white bird’s wings and holding a red fan in left hand. A small cartouche on the left side shows the back of the dress. Text at bottom reads: “Printed in Paris / 2029 LE JOURNAL DES MODES Reproduction interdite / 142. Long Acre Covent Garden. W.C. / VELOUETTE is The Best substitute for Silk Velvet. / Alex Albert, editeur, 6 Rue Favart, Paris. S. Miller, London Imp. Bas.”

Credit Line

Source unidentified