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Source:   Costume -- 1850s -- American

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Children's dresses.

Image ID: 802621

Children's dresses. (1850)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Children's dresses.

Published Date

: 1850

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 20 x 14 cm. (7 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "54." "Fig. 1.--Robe of fine cambric. This is one of the most elaborate dresses of the season. The body of the skirt is quite plain, with a deep hem edged by a row of narrow tucks. The first breadth is composed of alternate rows of tucks and fine linen cambric edging to match the embroidery of the fold that completes it. The waist is formed in the same manner as are the sleeves where the edging corresponds to the insertio ....
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Original Source

: From Godey's lady's book. (Philadelphia : [s.n.] 1830-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- 1850s -- American

Source Description

: 8 folders (290 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-185-Am

Digital ID

: 802621

Record ID

: 691986

Digital Item Published

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

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