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Source:   Hats -- 1800s


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Bonnet ; Coiffure ; Under-sleeve.

Image ID: 824179

Bonnet ; Coiffure ; Under-sleeve. (1858)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Bonnet ; Coiffure ; Under-sleeve.

Published Date

: 1858

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. Written on border: "Nov. 1858" Printed on border: "The bonnet which we illustrate is of maroon velvet, coming far forward over the forehead, and standing widely off at the cheeks." "The accompanying graceful coiffure is copied from a French publication. A twist of blue taffeta, plaited, passes over the head, with flowers at the sides. The ornament behind consists of a net of French blue, with a tassel in each mesh, and a noeud of blue ribbon. The under-sleeve is of tulle, divided by small crossings of narrow sky-blue taffeta ribbon, to form the divisions in the puffs." Includes additional text.

Original Source

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

Source

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

Source Description

: 9 folders (346 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC HATS-18

Digital ID

: 824179

Record ID

: 714407

Digital Item Published

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

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