Fashion plate illustrating nineteenth century women's fashion. Two women in a forest. The one on the left wears a black tiered dress; the one on the right wears a white dress with red trim and many white ruffles. "Mme. Demorests Mirror of Fashions. / 838 Broadway N.Y. / August 1871"
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)
Gift of Doris May
- Published by Mme. Demorest's Mirror of Fashions, American, 1866–1877