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"La Lettre Surprise," plate 3 from Gazette du Bon Ton, Volume 1, No. 1

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Robe de chambre en satin brodé noir et argent, fermée au moyen de trois brandebourgs en ganse d'argent. -- La robe blanche est en charmeuse.


By 1952, William Morris Hunt Memorial Library; accessioned by MFA, Boston, February 12, 2004

Credit Line

Transferred from the William Morris Hunt Memorial Library

French, January-February 1920

Object Place

Paris, France


Overall: 25.4 x 19.1 cm (10 x 7 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color (pochoir)


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Books and manuscripts, Books