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[Examples of shawls and capes.]

Image ID: 828033

[Examples of shawls and capes.] (1853)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Examples of shawls and capes.]


: Voigt, Lewis Towson -- Artist

Published Date

: 1853

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 20 x 24 cm. (8 x 9 1/2 in.)


: Written on border: "May 21, 1853" Printed on border: " 'Clotilde,' a talma, with deep ornamented border and fringe, covered with Chinese embroidery." " 'De Medecis,' a richly embroidered mantilla, with demi-gilet or vest." " 'Lisette' in plain taffeta or watered silk, with an ornamental edge of same material, and with a fall of deep fringe." " 'Clementine,' a design in colored silk, with a deep flouncing of lace, ornamented with several rows of black silk velvet." "The 'Montijo' is formed by the insertion of many rows of figured lace gimp, in a novel manner. Is admired as a promenade garment." "The 'Teba,' an admired mantilla, novel in style and trimming."

Original Source

: From The Illustrated London news. ([London] [ The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.] 1842-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- shawl

Source Description

: 1 folder (34 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 828033

Record ID

: 712143

Digital Item Published

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

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