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Fashion plate

Modes Vraies

mid 19th century
Published by Musée des Familles


Height x width: 11 1/8 x 7 9/16 in. (28.2 x 19.2 cm)

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Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings



Fashion plate depicting a woman (mother) with two young children, a boy and girl. The woman, seated far right, wears a blue dress with soutache trim and a wreath of flowers in her hair points to her children as she leans on a table with an open book. The girl on the far left wears a black dress with red trim and brown shoes. The boy wears a pink and green tartan kilt with green spats and black shoes. Text at the bottom reads: “Octobre 1862, N.1.13.annee Grognet Imp, r. de Bievre, 20 Barreau sc. / MUSEE DES FAMILLES / Rue I Roch, No. 29 / Paris”

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Source unidentified