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[Women in dresses, 19th century.]

Image ID: 826419

[Women in dresses, 19th century.] (1885)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Women in dresses, 19th century.]

Published Date

: 1885

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : col. ; 30 x 21 cm. (11 3/4 x 8 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Mourning dress. Plain cashmere skirt, long tablier drapery, richly trimmed with crossway folds of crape. Crape mantle lined with silk, short behind, revers collar and shawl ends in front. Large dull beads for trimming. Crape bonnet with black flowers and long veil ; Dress with pleated skirt of shaded cashmere trimmed with coloured silk and lace. Pointed corsage, ending in jacket flaps behind. Skirt with broad pleats is completed by short shawl drapery, with a long pleated breadth falling down behind. Narrow ribbon-velvet bows. Lace bonnet." Monogram "J I R" printed on image (lower left). Written on border: "The season, vol. IV, Sept 1885."


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- mourning

Source Description

: 2 folders (46 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 826419

Record ID

: 704935

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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