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"Evening dress", from Ackermann's Repository of Arts

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Fashion plate depicting a woman ascending a staircase in a white evening dress and yellow and red floral hair piece, holding a candle and white gloves.

Provenance

Misses Aimee and Rosamond Lamb; Gift to the MFA, May 14, 1953

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb in memory of their mother Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

English, 1823

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 15.2 cm (9 1/4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

53.622

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Prints