Claremont Colleges Library > Fashion Plate Collection, 19th Century > Public promenade dress, 1842

Image / Public promenade dress, 1842

Have a question about this item? Contact Owner

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Public promenade dress, 1842
Alternative Title
Public Promenade Dress
Publication Information
Ella Strong Denison Library
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Fashion Plate Collection, 19th Century
Rights Information
For more information on copyright or permissions for this image, please contact the Ella Strong Denison Library at http://libraries.claremont.edu/denison
Description
A woman wears a light green dress with long narrow sleeves, a white bodice, a double row of ruffles at neck and sleeves, and lace edged cuffs. It has buttons down the center front and lappets at the waist, and has a narrow ruffle above the hem. She wears light tan gloves and holds a white, lace edged handkerchief. Her bonnet is white with lace edged ruffles, pink ribbons, and a white plume. The woman faces away from the viewer, displaying her bonnet.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/fpc/id/258
Language
English
Subject
Lace and lace making
Hats
Handkerchiefs
Bows (Ribbon work)
Dresses
Bonnets (Hats)
19th C costume
Time Period
1840-1849
United Kingdom - Early Victorian, 1837-1860
American - Jacksonian, 1824-1850
French - July Monarchy, 1830-1848
Source
Fashion Plate, engraving (print), colored, 3.875 x 6.5 inches; Scripps College, Ella Strong Denison Library, Macpherson Collection, Costume Plates of Myrtle Tyrrell Kirby, box 6
Relation
Fashion Plate Collection, 19th Century - http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/col/fpc

Explore related content on Calisphere: