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Fashion plate

  • Place of origin:

    England (published)

  • Date:

    May 1857 - June 1862 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured etching

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr F. L. Banyard

  • Museum number:

    E.592-1967

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Fashion plate illustrating evening and wedding dresses, children's clothes, a riding habit and bonnets.

Place of Origin

England (published)

Date

May 1857 - June 1862 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured etching

Marks and inscriptions

Lettered with title, dates and plate number

Dimensions

Height: 29.9 cm average size, Width: 22.9 cm average size

Descriptive line

Fashion plate (one of nine) from The London and Paris Ladies' Magazine of Fashion illustrating evening and wedding dresses, children's clothes, a riding habit and bonnets. Hand-coloured etchings dated between May 1857 and June 1862.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1967 . London: HMSO, 1968.

Materials

Printing ink; Watercolour

Techniques

Etching; Hand-colouring

Subjects depicted

Fashion

Categories

Fashion plates; Fashion; Clothing; Hats & headwear; Hair and hairstyles; Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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