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Head Dresses, plate 29, vol. XII, from Ackermann's Repository of Arts

Fashion plate depicting five different head dresses or bonnets: three in white with colored flower details, one completely in white, and one in light blue with green leaf details.


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, May, 1821

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Etching with hand-applied color on paper


Textiles and Fashion Arts