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Follies of fashion.

Image ID: 825001

Follies of fashion. (1850-)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Follies of fashion.

Published Date

: 1850-

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 24 x 15 cm. (9 1/2 x 6 in.)


: Printed on border: "Figures 27, 28, 29, 30, are fair examples of this towering monstrosity. So enormous were these 'heads' that women of fashion were compelled to ride with them thrust out of the carriage-windows, or kneel down in the carriage to accommodate them within." Includes additional text. Foxing on image.

Original Source

: From Harper's magazine. (New York : Harper Brothers, 1850-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Hairdressing -- 1700

Source Description

: 2 folders (46 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 825001

Record ID

: 706136

Digital Item Published

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

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