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Fashion plate

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (probably, printed)

  • Date:

    ca.1809 (printed)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured etching

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr James Laver CBE

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

print showing women's and children's mourning clothes.

Place of Origin

Britain (probably, printed)


ca.1809 (printed)



Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured etching


Height: 17.7 cm cut to, Width: 12.9 cm cut to

Descriptive line

Fashion plate showing mourning clothes for a woman and child. Hand-coloured etching, ca.1809.

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.


Hand-colouring; Etching

Subjects depicted

Death; Children; Clothing; Women; Dresses; Mourning


Prints; Fashion plates; Children's clothes; Death


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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