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"La Circassienne Moderne – La Corbeille Frivolle et le Bouquet Galant – Coeffure à la Sultane Favoritte ou les plaisirs du Serail – Habillemens François ou la Folie des Redingottes Angloise...," plate 7 from "Deuxième Collection de la Parure des Dames"

Print depicting four headpieces. Two poems of four verses each are written below the lower two images.


The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection; Gift to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1944

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, late 18th century

Object Place

Paris, France


Sheet: 41.3 x 27.3 cm (16 1/4 x 10 3/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color


Textiles and Fashion Arts