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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C , Case GG, Shelf 130

Fashion Plate

ca.1775-1780 (printed)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Colour print showing women's costume. The print depicts a woman wearing a white dress under a blue cloak, trimmed with fur, bonnet with feathers and holding a muff. The woman is shown full-length, turned to the right and facing slightly to front.


object details
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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Hand-coloured engraving on paper
Brief Description
Fashion plate showing women's costume. Hand-coloured engraving, France, ca.1775-1785.
Physical Description
Colour print showing women's costume. The print depicts a woman wearing a white dress under a blue cloak, trimmed with fur, bonnet with feathers and holding a muff. The woman is shown full-length, turned to the right and facing slightly to front.
Dimensions
  • Cut to approx. height: 18cm
  • Cut to approx. width: 9.8cm
Measured by SH 26/07/2010.
Credit line
Given by Mr James Laver CBE
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1959 . London: HMSO, 1964.
Collection
Accession Number
E.989-1959

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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