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Fashion plate

  • Place of origin:

    England (published)

  • Date:

    ca. 1855-1868 (printed and published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    hand-coloured lithograph or etching

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Colonel G. Morphew.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case GG, shelf 81

Physical description

One of a collection of 33 fashion plates, all in varying sizes and colours.

Place of Origin

England (published)


ca. 1855-1868 (printed and published)


Unknown (artist)

Materials and Techniques

hand-coloured lithograph or etching

Descriptive line

Fashion plate, published in "Le Monde Elégant" and "The Ladies Gazette of Fashion", England, ca. 1855-1868

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

Victoria & Albert Museum Department of Engraving, Illustration and Design & Department of Paintings Accessions 1934 London: Published under the Authority of the Board of Education, 1935


Paper; Printing ink; Watercolour


Etching; Lithograph; Hand colouring


Fashion plates; Fashion; Prints; Women's clothes


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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