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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

2009.2482

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Fashion plate depicing three women. Woman seated in foreground on far left wears a white dress with green girdle. Woman in center, facing backwards, wears a pink and white dress. Woman on far right wears a blue dress with long white gloves and gol bracelets. Text at top reads: “VOLUME XI. – April, 1892.” Text at bottom reads: “Pl. 922 / THE SEASON” Descriptive text in three columns at bottom reads: “Princess Dress of Embroidered Woollen Stuff. Princess cut lining fastens invisibly behind. Full, pleated fronts with narrow velvet belt. Gathered skirt with broad flounce. Frill round neck. Ribbon bows. Tulle Ball Dress over Sateen Skirt. Three-fold tulle skirt trimmed with double ruching and plisses. Short, full bodice. Berthe of ruches and plisses. Ribbon belt. Small bouquets of heath and roses.”

Credit Line

Source unidentified