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Given by the House of Worth
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Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 96, shelf D, box 16
Hand-coloured fashion plate showing men's dress. Three men's outfits for day wear.
Place of Origin
Materials and Techniques
Height: 173 mm, Width: 138 mm
Object history note
This print is part of a very large collection of reference material including fashion plates, engravings, original drawings and illustrations that were collected by the fashion design house of Paquin at the turn of the 19th/20th centuries. Many bear the stamp of Paquin's archivist at the time. They were acquired by the V&A in 1957 when, following the closure of the combined houses of Paquin and Worth, the Worth/Paquin archives and design books were donated to the Museum.
Three men's outfits. Male fashion for an unidentified publication, 1840s.
Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1957-1958 London: HMSO, 1964
Printing ink; Watercolour
Fashion; Prints; Men's clothes; Hats & headwear; Day wear; Fashion plates; Europeana Fashion Project
Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection