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Opera Dress, plate 31, vol. 5, from Ackermann's Repository of Arts

English
May, 1811


Object Place: England

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

53.582

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Fashion plate depicting a mother and child. The mother is standing and wearing a white opera dress with cape. The child is sitting on a red bench and is also in white.

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