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The Newest French Fashions Modelled for the Young Englishwoman

1870s (printed), 1870s (published)
Place of origin

Colour print showing womenswear.
read Corsets, crinolines and bustles: fashionable Victorian underwear
Object details
Object type
Materials and techniques
Hand-coloured lithograph
Brief description
Fashion plate showing womenswear, from a series entitled 'The Newest French Fashions Modelled for the Young Englishwoman'. Hand-coloured lithograph after designs by A. Chaillot and E. Thirion, 1870s.
Physical description
Colour print showing womenswear.
  • Height: 26.6cm
  • Width: 20.1cm
Measured by SH 25/07/2010.
Marks and inscriptions
  • 'The Newest French Fashions Modelled for the Young Englishwoman. Hre. Lefevre Imp. Paris Ad Goubaud & Fils Eds Paris' (Lettered)
  • 'A. Chaillot E. Thirion' (Facsimile signature)
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.
Accession number

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Record createdJune 30, 2009
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