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"Le Madras Jaune - Coiffure pour le soir," plate 1 from Gazette du Bon Ton, Volume 1, No. 1

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Madras en soie, inspiré du mouchoir de tête des Bourbonnaises et des Martiniquaises employé, ici, comme coiffure du soir.

Provenance

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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

2004.26.1

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color (pochoir)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Books and manuscripts, Books