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Risque fashion plate

Fashion plate entitled "Modes" depicting a women (seen from back) in a black, pink, and white dress with skirt blowing up next to a man (seen from back) in a gray suit and top hat, both looking at a store window with hats.

Provenance

1944, gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA. (Accession date: July 6, 2009)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, mid 19th century

Dimensions

Height x width: 1 15/16 x 3 3/8 in. (5 x 8.5 cm)

Accession Number

44.3478

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Prints