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Inflating the lady, 1829.

Image ID: 818079

Inflating the lady, 1829. (1895)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Inflating the lady, 1829.

Published Date

: 1895

Depicted Date

: 1829

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 18 x 24 cm. (7 x 9 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "This very curious old print shows how, over sixty year ago, puffed sleeves were inflated so that they might preserve their proper shape. This custom might be renovated at the present time by some enterprising dressmaker as an improvement (?) on the present fashion in sleeves." Written on border: "v 6 (1895)"

Original Source

: From The picture magazine. George Newnes Ltd., 1893-1896) .


: 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

: 818079

Record ID

: 703228

Digital Item Published

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

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