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[Servant holding a parasol over a woman who is painting.]

Image ID: 824657

[Servant holding a parasol over a woman who is painting.] (1884)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Servant holding a parasol over a woman who is painting.]

Published Date

: 1884

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 25 x 16 cm. (10 x 6 in.)


: Printed on border: "This brings us to the aurora of the Regency, and a renaissance then occurs in feminine coquetry. We are now about to find our sunshade in gallant parties, supported by little turbaned negroes; already we see it decorated with fringes of gold and trimmings of silk, enhanced with plumes of feathers, mounted on Indian bamboos, covered with changing silks, embellished in a thousand and one ways…" Written on border: "1883" ....
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Original Source

: From The sunshade, the glove, the muff. Nimmo, 1884) Uzanne, Octave (1852-1931), Author. Avril, Paul (1843-1904), Illustrator.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Umbrellas & parasols

Source Description

: 3 folders (84 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 824657

Record ID

: 719105

Digital Item Published

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

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