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Fashion plate

February 1884
Published by Journal des Demoiselles


Height x width: 11 1/4 x 8 in. (28.5 x 20.3 cm)

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Europe, Prints and Drawings



Fashion plate depicting two women and two young girls in japanesque clothing with bamboo in background. Woman on far left wears a purple and orange kimono with red obi and geta and a pink and green stationary fan in left hand. Young girl in center wears a short black dress with white blouse and a black hat with whtie gloves, red stockings, and black shoes. Woman in back wearing blue and white dress with a white hat and fan in right hand. Young girl (or boy?) in red tunic, blue breeches, black shoes, yellow “coolie” hat and gold shield, holding sword in right hand. Text at bottom reads: “Falconer imp, Paris. / 4453 bis / 1er Fevrier_1884 / Journal des Demoiselles / Modes de Paris __ Rue Drouot, 2.”

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