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Fashion plate

French
about 1851
Published by Le Moniteur de la Mode


Dimensions

Height x width: 9 13/16 x 5 7/8 in. (25 x 15 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2489

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Fashion plate depicting two woman and a young girl in an outdoor pavillion (?). Woman on far left wears a brown tired dress with a blue bonnet. Woman on right wears a green dress with shawl and a black bonnet with pink flowers. Young girl in foreground wears a white dress with a pink ribbon around her waist and holds a straw hat with pink flowers. Text at bottom reads: “LE MONITEUR DE LA MODE / Journal du Monde Elegant. / Toilettes de la Maison Popelin Ducarre, Modes de Melanie Brun & Cie. 5 rue de la Paix, Fleurs et / Plumes de Perrot & Cie. Bijoux Gilliou, 9 Bould des Italiens. Mouchoirs de Chaprou & Dubois rue de la Paix. / The styles of goods here represented can be had of / Mess. L.J. Levy & Co. PHILADELPHIA and at Stewarts: NEW-YORK.”

Credit Line

Source unidentified