"Parisian Evening dress",plate 23, vol. I, from Ackermann's Repository of Arts

English
May, 1829


Object Place: England

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

53.644

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Fashion plate depicting two women in evening dresses, one in purple and white and the other seated in a white dress with yellow accents, both wearing white gloves, yellow headbands, and an orange and yellow feather hair accesory.

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