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"Bonnet d'un Nouveau Goût dit l'Amour Quéteur – La Lionnaise Ornée du Bandeau d'Amour – Frisure à la Mode voilée par une Coeffe Italienne, ditte l'Amante du Zephir – Toupe à la Boulogne...," plate 9 from "Deuxième Collection de la Parure des Dames"

Print depicting four headpieces. Two poems of four verses each are written below the lower two images.

Provenance

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1944

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, late 18th century

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

Sheet: 42.2 x 24.8 cm (16 5/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

44.1871

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Prints