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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C , Case GG, Shelf 82

Fashion Plate

1876 (made)
Place Of Origin

Fashion plate depicting a drawing of three men modelling different suits and a young boy in a sailor suit holding a hula hoop. Part of a collection of 1320 plates showing examples of predominantly menswear between the years 1832 and 1931. Engravings and lithographs from England and France.


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Brief Description
Fashion plate depicting a drawing of three men modelling different suits and a young boy in a sailor suit, from a collection of 1320 engravings and lithographs made between 1832 and 1931, some coloured by hand. English and French, 1876.
Physical Description
Fashion plate depicting a drawing of three men modelling different suits and a young boy in a sailor suit holding a hula hoop. Part of a collection of 1320 plates showing examples of predominantly menswear between the years 1832 and 1931. Engravings and lithographs from England and France.
DimensionsPlates are listed as being simply in 'various sizes'. No specific sizes are given.
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Bibliographic Reference
Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings, Accessions 1946. London: Published under the Authority of the Ministry of Education, 1949.
Collection
Accession Number
E.978-1946

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