Gallerie des Modes et Costumes Français. 24e Cahier des Costumes Français, 18e Suite d'Habillemens à la mode en 1779. Z.142 "Silphe: Dans le Ballet des Elements."

French
1779
Designed by Jean-Baptiste Martin (French)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

38.7 x 25.4 cm (15 1/4 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

44.1423

Medium or Technique

Hand-colored engraving on laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Silphe: Dans le Ballet des Elements.
Man wearing “tutu” with breeches; feathered headpiece, partners with 44.1422.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection, to MFA 1944

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection