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Booklet of illustrated records for dresses

Six sheets of folded paper, stitched to form a notebook of 12 numbered pages depicting dress designs in pencil and watercolor, with notes on their fabrics, prices, and the month of the year.

Inscription

"L.A. 1851" on 1st numbered page.

Signed

"Louise Appleton" in pencil on cover

Credit Line

Gift of Edith McMillan Tucker

1851

Dimensions

21.3 x 13 cm (8 3/8 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1995.27.2a

Medium or Technique

Watercolor, pencil, and ink on rag(?) paper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Books and manuscripts, Manuscripts