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London Head Dresses

Fashion Plate
ca.1804 (published)
Place of origin

Colour print showing women's headdresses.

Object details

Object type
TitleLondon Head Dresses (generic title)
Materials and techniques
Hand-coloured stipple engraving
Brief description
Fashion plate showing women's headdresses. Hand-coloured stipple engraving, ca.1804.
Physical description
Colour print showing women's headdresses.
  • Height: 22.2cm
  • Width: 13.5cm
Measured by SH 25/07/2010.
Marks and inscriptions
  • 'London Head Dresses. (Lettered)
  • 'No. 73. 3' (Numbered)
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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