"Mourning Dresses", plate 17, vol. 2, from Ackermann's Repository of Arts

English
1809


Object Place: England

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 15.2 cm (9 1/4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

53.562

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Fashion plate depicting a mourning mother and child both in black with the mother resting her elbow on a tall table with vase.

Provenance

Misses Aimee and Rosamond Lamb; Gift to the MFA, May 14, 1953

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb in memory of their mother Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb