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Fashion plate

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1873 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving and lithography

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. M. Bridgland

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 81, box A

Physical description

Fashion plate. Part of a collection of 1320 plates showing examples of predominantly menswear between the years 1832 and 1931. This example depicts two men, one in suit and smoking jacket and the other wearing a long robe or dressing gown, looking at a stopwatch.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


ca. 1873 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving and lithography

Descriptive line

Fashion plate depicting two men in casual home-wear, a smoking jacket and a dressing gown, as part of a collection of 1320 engravings and lithographs of men's fashion. English, ca.1873.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1946. London: Published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, 1949.




Engraving; Lithography

Subjects depicted

Men; Smoking jacket; Fashion; Dressing gown


Fashion; Fashion plates; Europeana Fashion Project


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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