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Plum colored mantle with long train carried by attendant.

Image ID: 817899

Plum colored mantle with long train carried by attendant. (1858-1875)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Plum colored mantle with long train carried by attendant.

Published Date

: 1858-1875

Depicted Date

: ca. 1440

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 24 x 16 cm. (9 1/2 x 6 in.)


: Written on border: "Attendant has green dress & plum colored headdress, gold pattern. … [Cape] has gold threads; lined w. ermine, rings on thumbs; tall blue headdress trimmed w. gold beads & jewel; violet gray dress; black velvet sleeves. French; mss ca. 1440" Includes additional text in French. Illegible artist signature.

Original Source

: From Dictionnaire raisonné du mobilier français de l'époque carlovingienne à la renaissance. (Paris : Bance, 1858-1875) Viollet-le-Duc, Eugène-Emmanuel (1814-1879), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- cape

Source Description

: 2 folders (74 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 817899

Record ID

: 702926

Digital Item Published

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

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