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Evening headdresses.

Image ID: 825128

Evening headdresses. (1867)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Evening headdresses.

Published Date

: 1867

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 14 x 21 cm. (5 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "We give examples of this tendency to exaggerated size in the headdress Fig. 1. It consists of a huge pansy of the deepest, richest shades of velvet; the leaves are white gauze, and are frosted all over, so that they glitter by candle-light; two garlands of similar leaves and tendrils fall over the chignon." "Fig. 2. The may bell ornaments -- the bandelet round the head, the necklet, and the trimming below the waistband, ....
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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

: 825128

Record ID

: 706161

Digital Item Published

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

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