Framed fashion print
Length x width: 27.9 x 20.3 cm (11 x 8 in.) Framed: 33 x 21.6 cm (13 x 8 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Printed paper, silk plain weave, with applied silk ribbon, metal frame
Not On View
Framed c.1825 fashion plate titled “Sea Side Dress”, set in an oval goldtone frame and surrounded by cream ribbed silk embroidered with polychrome ribbon work in a floral pattern. Framing probably dates later, circa 1900.
1994, by inheritence to an anonymous collector from her mother; 2011, gift of anonymous collector to the MFA. (Accession date: September 21, 2011)