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Public Promenade Dress, Walking Costume, from Ackermann's Repository of Arts

Fashion plate depicting two women, on in a purple and white public promenade dress and a blue and white hat, the other in a white walking dress with a green and white hat.


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, July, 1829

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Etching with hand-applied color on paper


Textiles and Fashion Arts