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Costume Parisien

  • Object:

    Fashion plate

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (published)

  • Date:

    June 1805 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured stipple engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr James Laver CBE

  • Museum number:

    E.1018-1959

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Colour print showing women's evening dress.

Place of Origin

Britain (published)

Date

June 1805 (published)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured stipple engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'Costume Parisien. June 1805.'
Lettered

'No 90. 3
Numbered

Dimensions

Height: 22 cm approx., Width: 14 cm approx.

Descriptive line

Fashion plate showing women's evening dress, from a series entitled 'Costume Parisien'. Hand-coloured stipple engraving, 1805.

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

Hand-colouring; Stipple engraving

Subjects depicted

Clothing; Women; Dresses; Evening dress

Categories

Prints; Fashion plates

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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