Fashion Plate

ca. 1873 (made)
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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C
Place Of Origin

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.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Engraving and lithography
Brief Description
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.
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.
Credit line
Given by Mrs E. M. Bridgland
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic Reference
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.
Collection
Accession Number
E.830-1946

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record createdJune 30, 2009
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