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The Lady's Magazine, London, England  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Type:
costume & accessories
Print
Object Name:
Print
Made in:
England
Published in:
London, England
Date:
January 1822
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Fashion illustration featuring a young woman, shown full-length, wearing a floor-length cloak decorated at hem with botanical elements including leaves and flowers, arranged into designs evocative of paisley motifs and borders. The cloak is parted at bust height to reveal a tailored dress and gloved hands beneath. Her hair is also adorned with botanical elements to match. Slight shading behind the figure reveals decorative interior elements.
Credit Line:
Gift of Cooper Union Library
Accession Number:
1980-36-3453
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1980-36-3453