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Edmonds, Charles (b. ca. 1823) (Engraver)
Voigt, Lewis Towson (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Costume -- Shawl

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1853
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC COSTU-Sha
Capes (Clothing)
Content : Title from folder.

Content : Written on border: "5-14-53" Printed on border: " 'Empress Eugenie' is chiefly in rich poult de soie or moiré, with a novel trimming of same material, and heavy fringe." " 'Zelia.' A very light and graceful envelope, in tulle; with rows of rich colored cut velvet, and massive tassel fringe, adapted to warm weather." " 'D'Alencon' A stylish and most attractive garment in green taffeta, with a Van dyke edge of black velvet and lace." "The mantelet 'Noveda' is also in rich green silk, with a deep flouncing of tulle, inlaid with several rows of figured chenille; a most graceful design." " 'Georgiana' is of rather large size, but comfortable and of good appearance." "The 'Maintenon' is also matronly in its size, setting high on the shoulders, with an edge of pointed velvet, and deep, heavy fringe. " "Fashions furnished by Mr. George Bulpin, proprietor of the Mantilla Emporium, 361 Broadway." Includes additional text.

Source identifier: ILLN (Hades Legacy Identifier / Struc ID)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1642728
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17128272
Barcode : 33333159287107
UUID: bb19aee0-c54d-012f-e00f-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[Shawls and capes.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1853. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-199c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[Shawls and capes.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-199c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1853). [Shawls and capes.] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e1-199c-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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[Shawls and capes.]