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Head Dresses, plate 21, vol. VIII, from Ackermann's Repository of Arts

Fashion plate depicting four different head dresses: one pink bonnet with yellow flowers, one purple and yellow bonnet, one white hat with blue stripes, and one wide-brimmed white hat with green ribbon and red flowers.


Misses Aimee and Rosamond Lamb; Gift to the MFA, May 14, 1953

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb in memory of their mother Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

English, October, 1826

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Etching with hand-applied color on paper


Textiles and Fashion Arts