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"Le chien couchant ou le Mistere – Chapeau à la Henry IV – La Conquête assurrée... – Bonnet aux Aigrettes...," plate 1 from "Première Collection des plus belles Coëffures inventée depuis l'Année 1776 et ainsi de suite," Collection de la Parure des Dames

Print depicting four headpieces

Provenance

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

Dimensions

Sheet: 40.6 x 27.3 cm (16 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

44.1861

Medium or Technique

Etching with hand-applied color

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Prints