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The moresco.

Image ID: 802442

The moresco. (1858)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The moresco.

Creator(s)

: Voigt, Lewis Towson -- Artist
Hinckley, Cornelius T., b. ca. 1820 -- Wood-engraver

Published Date

: 1858

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 21 x 13 cm. (8 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "From the establishment of G. Brodie, 51 Canal Street, New York. Drawn by L. T. Voigt, from actual articles of costume." "This recherché mode is a combination of moire antique, laces, and thulle enriched with passementeries of unusual elegance. As, however, these are arranged in a variety of styles, it is impossible to describe them minutely; some of the richest are made up chiefly in very neatly wrought chenilles. Its fo ....
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Original Source

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

Source

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

Source Description

: 8 folders (290 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-185-Am

Digital ID

: 802442

Record ID

: 691999

Digital Item Published

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

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