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New Instruction Book for S.T. Taylor's System

American
November 1894


Dimensions

Height x width: 15 3/8 x 11 1/4 in. (39 x 28.5 cm)

Accession Number

2009.2492

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Collections

Americas

Classifications

Books and manuscripts

For Le Bon Ton et Le Moniteur de la Mode United

Bound set of six fashion plates held together with two metal staples at left edge. First plate shows a woman in a black or dark purple dress looking over balcony at cavalrymen processing (No. 296). Second plate shows woman in green dress with fur trim getting into a coach (No. 297). Third plate shows a woman in a brown striped dress and black hat reading a catalogue in a museum (No. 298). Fourth plate shows a woman in a purple dress with a veiled hat walking with a stick down a street (No. 299). Fifth plate shows a woman in a brown dress with red accents and a veiled hat walking down a staircase (No. 300). Sixth plate shows a woman in a blue dress waving a handkerchief at a cricket game (No. 301).

Text at top and bottom same on each page. At top: “New Instruction Book for S.T. Taylor’s System Edition 1894 Published Febr’y 1st SEE ADVERTISEMENT ON LAST PAGE.” At bottom: “Volume 43. Nov. 1894 / [plate number] / LE BON TON ET LE MONITEUR DE LA MODE UNITED / NEW-YORK S.T. TAYLOR CO. NEW-YORK / 930 Broadway Editors & Publishers 930 Broadway”

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