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Fashion Plate

Fashion plate illustrating nineteenth century women's fashion. Five women in an outdoors setting, two of which (wearing gray and teal, from left to right) ride horses. A hunting dog and small boy are also present in the illustration. "Mme. Demorests Mirror of Fashions. / 473 Broadway...

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Provenance

By about 2004, purchased by Susan Ward of Lexington, MA at an antique fair in Amherst, NH; purchased from Ward by Doris May of Chestnut Hill, MA; gift of May to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Doris May

American, 1860s

Object Place

New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 31.8 x 22.9 cm (12 1/2 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4520

Medium or Technique

Ink and color on paper

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Prints