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"Coeffure de Grand Deuil... – La Tisbé Moderne servant de Grande parure de Demie Deuil – Nouveau Chapeau d'Amazone dit le Favori de Dianne – Chapeau à la Rosière ornée d'une Aigrette Parasolle," plate 8 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: 29.8 x 21 cm (11 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

44.1870

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Prints