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London Head Dresses

  • Object:

    Fashion plate

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (published)

  • Date:

    ca.1804 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Hand-coloured stipple engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr James Laver CBE

  • Museum number:

    E.1015-1959

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 76

Physical description

Colour print showing women's headdresses.

Place of Origin

Britain (published)

Date

ca.1804 (published)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Hand-coloured stipple engraving

Marks and inscriptions

'London Head Dresses.
Lettered

'No. 73. 3'
Numbered

Dimensions

Height: 22.2 cm, Width: 13.5 cm

Descriptive line

Fashion plate showing women's headdresses. Hand-coloured stipple engraving, ca.1804.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1959 . London: HMSO, 1964.

Techniques

Hand-colouring; Stipple engraving

Subjects depicted

Clothing; Headdress; Women

Categories

Prints; Fashion plates

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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