1 of 99 Items

Source:   Costume -- cartoons -- 1800s

Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Enlarged Image Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next


Image ID: 818023

Æsthetics. (1897)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Æsthetics.


: Swain, Joseph, 1820-1909 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Du Maurier, George, 1834-1896 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1897

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 16 x 20 cm. (6 x 8 in.)


: Printed on border: "Mrs. Van Tromp. 'Oh, sir Charles! Modern English male attire is too hideous. Just look round…there are only two decently dressed men in the room!' " "Sir Charles. 'Indeed! And which are they, may I ask?' " "Mrs. Van Tromp. 'Well, I don't know who they are, exactly; but just now one seems to be offering the other a cup of tea.' "

Original Source

: From English society. (New York : Harper, 1897) Du Maurier, George (1834-1896), Artist.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- cartoons -- 1800s

Source Description

: 3 folders (99 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-Car-18

Digital ID

: 818023

Record ID

: 703183

Digital Item Published

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

Browse More

Sources, libraries, guides, online catalog


Permalink (click to copy):

Embed this image (click code)

NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the vast collections of The New York Public Library, including drawings, illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.