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Fashion plate

English
April 1892
Published by The Season (English)


Dimensions

Height x width: 15 3/16 x 10 5/8 in. (38.5 x 27 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2481

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Fashion plate depicting two women in an interior setting with blue and white porcelain on a mantle in background. Woman on left facing backwards wears a pink and yellow dress. Woman on right wears a brown and white dress and holds a fan. A small cartouche in lower left corner shows the back of the brown dress. Text at top reads: “VOLUME XI. – April, 1892.” Text at bottom reads: “Pl. 923 / THE SEASON” Descriptive text at bottom, in three columns, reads: “Ball Dress of Two-coloured Tulle and Striped Silk. Sateen slip. Two coloured tulle ruche round double tulle skirt. Light gauze drapery. Plain waist, plissed tulle shoulder straps. Popeline Evening Dress. Skirt with lined ruche flounces. Short waist, embroidered crape plastron, high on shoulders. Ribbon bands. Short slashed sleeves, shewing puffed crape below.”

Credit Line

Source unidentified