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Plate from La Moniteur de la Mode

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Hand colored engraved plate from Le Moniteur de la Mode (no. 163). Lady in dark reddish brown dress trimmed with black lace, lady in gray dress with green coat. (Note: Original water color sketch for this plate is in Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection.) Engraved after Jules David.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Alice Williams Pearse

French (Paris), 1847

Object Place

Paris, France


29.5 x 20.6 cm (11 5/8 x 8 1/8 in.); Legacy dimension: H: 11 1/4 in. W: 7 3/4 in.

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Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving with hand-applied color


Textiles and Fashion Arts