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Promenade Dresses, plate 36, vol. 5, from Ackermann's Repository of Arts

Fasion plate depicting two women in promenade dresses standing by a flower. One woman wears a green scarf around a white dress and is holding a green parasol while the other has her back turned and is in purple.


Misses Aimee and Rosamond Lamb; Gift to the MFA, May 14, 1953

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Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb in memory of their mother Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb

English, June , 1811

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Etching with hand-applied color on paper


Textiles and Fashion Arts