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Design for the London Art Fashions

Fashion Plate
1889 (designed)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Fashion plate of a young boy in smart attire, wearing a bowler hat, plus fours, a thick blazer and leather gloves, with lace up leather boots. He is leaning against a balustrade in front of an ornate garden. Part of a series of 1320 fashion plates of predominately men's fashion between 1832 and 1931.


object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Engraving or lithography
Brief Description
Fashion plate of a boy in smart dress and bowler hat entitled ''Design for the London Art Fashions' as part of a collection of 1320 plates, chiefly of men's fashion. Britain, 1889.
Physical Description
Fashion plate of a young boy in smart attire, wearing a bowler hat, plus fours, a thick blazer and leather gloves, with lace up leather boots. He is leaning against a balustrade in front of an ornate garden. Part of a series of 1320 fashion plates of predominately men's fashion between 1832 and 1931.
DimensionsPlates are listed as being simply in 'various sizes'. No specific sizes are given.
Credit line
Given by Mrs E. M. Bridgland
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1946. London: Published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, 1949.
Collection
Accession Number
E.1424-1946

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record createdFebruary 29, 2008
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