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Ladies Evening or Opera Dress, plate 25, vol. 3, from Ackermann's Repository of Arts

Fashion plate depicting three women in eveinging wear sitting on a bench and holding fans. The woman on the left is wearing a long green dress with white cape. The central woman is seated wearing a yellow dress with the woman on the right wearing a white dress with pink shoes.


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, April, 1810

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Etching with hand-applied color on paper


Textiles and Fashion Arts