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[Front and side view of woman's coiffure, nineteenth century.]

Image ID: 825130

[Front and side view of woman's coiffure, nineteenth century.] (1849)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Front and side view of woman's coiffure, nineteenth century.]

Published Date

: 1849

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 12 x 14 cm. (4 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.)


: Printed on border: "Fig. 1. The front hair is arranged in smooth bandeaux on the forehead, descending at each side so as completely to cover the ears. The back hair is divided into several small twists, one of which is carried round the head in the manner of a turban. Below this twist are three rows of fancy French beads, of a lozenge form, in imitation pearl. A single row of the same beads passes along the back part of the head, intermingli ....
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Original Source

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


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Hairdressing -- 1800s

Source Description

: 4 folders (127 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 825130

Record ID

: 706158

Digital Item Published

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

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