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Title
Morning visiting dress, 1835
Alternative Title
Morning Visiting Dress
Publication Information
Ella Strong Denison Library
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Fashion Plate Collection, 19th Century
Rights Information
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Description
A woman in a morning visiting dress circa 1835. The woman wears a long gray-blue dress. The collar of the wrap bodice is edged with three rows of black lace ruffles. There are black ruffles below the shoulder and the lower part of the sleeves is wide and puffed. Three rows of the same lace run vertically down the dress, just to the left of the center, from the waistline to the hem. She wears yellow gloves and black shoes. She holds a small journal titled 'The Ladies Cabinet' in her right hand. She wears a pink bonnet with a pink ribbon and a large white feather in the back. She has two pink roses placed in her hair on either side of her face.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/fpc/id/235
Language
English
Subject
Belts (Clothing)
Bows (Ribbon work)
Clothing and dress
Color in clothing
Dresses
Feathers
Flowers
Gloves
Lace and lace making
Ribbons
Roses
Rugs
Sleeves
Women's clothing
Women's hats
Women's shoes
Books
Bonnets (Hats)
Morning dress
Ruffle
19th C costume France
Time Period
1830-1839
United Kingdom - Regency, 1795-1837
Place
England
Source
Fashion plate, engraving (print), colored, 3.75 x 6.375 inches; Scripps College, Ella Strong Denison Library, Macpherson Collection, Costume Plates of Myrtle Tyrrell Kirby, box 5
Relation
Fashion Plate Collection, 19th Century - http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/col/fpc

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