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"Femme de Luz (Hautes Pyrénées)"

Hand colored engraved plate from Musée de Costumes (no. 274), France 57: "Femme de Luz (Hautes Pyrénées)". Woman wearing blue skirt, green apron, purple shawl and orange headdress. Engraved by Portier after C. Maurice.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Alice Williams Pearse

French (Paris), mid-19th century

Object Place

Paris, France

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Medium or Technique

Hand colored engraved plate


Textiles and Fashion Arts