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Mourning Fashions for January 1846

  • Object:

    Fashion plate

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (published)

  • Date:

    January 1846 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr James Laver CBE

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 80

Physical description

Print showing womenswear.

Place of Origin

Britain (published)


January 1846 (published)



Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

'Mourning Fashions for January 1846. Jay & Co. Regent Street. London and Paris'


Height: 28.8 cm, Width: 22.6 cm

Descriptive line

Fashion plate from 'Mourning Fashions for January 1846', showing women's mourning wear. Hand-coloured lithograph, 1846.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1959 . London: HMSO, 1964.


Lithography; Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

Death; Clothing; Women; Mourning; Dresses


Prints; Fashion plates; Death


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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