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On display at V&A South Kensington
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Toilette de Mariée

Fashion Plate
August 1880 (Designed and printed)
Place Of Origin

Fashion plate depicting a wedding dress

object details
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Hand-coloured lithograph
Brief Description
'Toilette de Mariée'. Hand-coloured lithograph of wedding dress, August 1880, from 'La Mode Artistique'. First published in Paris.
Physical Description
Fashion plate depicting a wedding dress
Marks and Inscriptions
Lettered along the bottom: Bureaux de la Mode Artistique, No. 4 Carrefour de l'Observatoire London - S. Miller 37 Tavistock St. Covent Garden Imp. Lemercier & Cie Paris
Object history
Bibliographic References
  • E. Ehrman, The Wedding Dress: 300 Years of Bridal Fashion, V&A, 2011, page 84, fig 68.
  • Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints and Drawings and Department of Paintings, Accessions 1951 London: HMSO, 1962.
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record createdJune 30, 2009
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