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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C , Case GG, Shelf 133, Box B

Fashion Plate

1780s (printed)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Colour print showing men's costume. The print shows a man wearing a yellow coat with stripes, red waistcoat, powdered wig, pale blue breeches and stockings with blue and red stripes. The man is shown full-length, turned slightly to the left and facing to the right. In his right hand he holds a tricorne hat and in the other an extremely large muff.


object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Hand-coloured engraving on paper
Brief Description
Fashion plate showing men's costume. Hand-coloured engraving, France, 1780s
Physical Description
Colour print showing men's costume. The print shows a man wearing a yellow coat with stripes, red waistcoat, powdered wig, pale blue breeches and stockings with blue and red stripes. The man is shown full-length, turned slightly to the left and facing to the right. In his right hand he holds a tricorne hat and in the other an extremely large muff.
DimensionsNo dimensions given in accession record.
Credit line
Given by Mr James Laver CBE
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1959 . London: HMSO, 1964.
Collection
Accession Number
E.986-1959

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record createdJuly 1, 2009
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