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Fashion plate - Dama Francese vestita da Sultana con la ventarola
  • Dama Francese vestita da Sultana con la ventarola
    van Westerhout, Arnold, born 1651 - died 1725
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Dama Francese vestita da Sultana con la ventarola

  • Object:

    Fashion plate

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (printed)

  • Date:

    1689 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    van Westerhout, Arnold, born 1651 - died 1725 (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    hand-coloured engraving

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the House of Worth

  • Museum number:

    E.21583-1957

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case 96, shelf D, box 2

Physical description

Engraving showing a fashionable woman in a mantua robe and holding a fan or face screen.

Place of Origin

Italy (printed)

Date

1689 (published)

Artist/maker

van Westerhout, Arnold, born 1651 - died 1725 (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

hand-coloured engraving

Descriptive line

Arnold van Westerhaut. 'Dama francese vestita da sultana con la ventarola.' Italian, 1689.

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

Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings Accessions 1957-1958 London: HMSO, 1964

Materials

Printing ink; Watercolour

Techniques

Engraving; Hand-colouring

Categories

Fashion plates; Women's clothes; Hats & headwear; Hair and hairstyles; Clothing; Prints; Fashion

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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