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Source:   Hats -- 1700s


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This sheet tells us that, about 1779, the most fashionable material was of the color of soupir-étouffé, trimmed with perfect candor, great reputation, or sweet smiles.

Image ID: 824067

This sheet tells us that, about 1779, the most fashionable material was of the color of soupir-étouffé, trimmed with per... (1849)

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Image Title

:  This sheet tells us that, about 1779, the most fashionable material was of the color of soupir-étouffé, trimmed with perfect candor, great reputation, or sweet smiles.

Creator

: T. V. L. -- unknown role

Published Date

: 1849

Depicted Date

: 1779

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 22 x 13 cm. (8 1/2 x 5 in.)

Notes

: Foxing on image. Printed on border: "Who can now say what these tints were? What was a bonnet à la conquête-assurée plumes de Venus, or d'oeil abatu?"

Original Source

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

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Hats -- 1700s

Source Description

: 2 folders (80 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC HATS-17

Digital ID

: 824067

Record ID

: 714185

Digital Item Published

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

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