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Fashion plate

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (Probably, designed)

  • Date:

    1794 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving coloured by hand in watercolour on paper

  • Museum number:

    29872:15

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 76

Physical description

Female fashion plate showing a woman dressed in a long robe with an apron, fichu, and headdress. She is walking on a lawn. The print is coloured by hand and is within a printed frame on a rectangular sheet of paper.

Place of Origin

Germany (Probably, designed)

Date

1794 (designed)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Engraving coloured by hand in watercolour on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'1794'
Printed towards the centre below plate.

Dimensions

Height: 17.7 cm, Width: 9.8 cm

Descriptive line

Fashion plate, dated '1794', hand-coloured etching , anonymous

Materials

Ink; Watercolour; Paper

Techniques

Engraving; Painting

Subjects depicted

Costume; Walking

Categories

Hats & headwear; Day wear; Informal wear; Personal accessories; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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