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Mourning Fashions for January 1846

  • Object:

    Fashion plate

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (published)

  • Date:

    January 1846 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr James Laver CBE

  • Museum number:

    E.1117-1959

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Print showing womenswear.

Place of Origin

Britain (published)

Date

January 1846 (published)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured lithograph

Marks and inscriptions

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

Dimensions

Height: 28.7 cm, Width: 22.5 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.

Techniques

Lithography; Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

Dresses; Death; Clothing; Mourning; Women

Categories

Prints; Fashion plates

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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