The young ladies' journal: no. 49 of the new triple Paris fashion platesAdditional title: Young ladies' journal
NamesKirstein, Lincoln, 1907-1996 (Donor)
Prints depicting dance
Theatrical dancers in groups or more than two but not in a ballet or theatrical dance scene
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1887
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZFY You 1
TopicsWomen's clothing -- 19th centuryChildren's clothing -- 19th centuryFashion -- 19th centuryCostume -- 19th centuryFashion plates
NotesContent: Caption title.Content: At top of sheet: Supplement to The Young Lad[ies' Journ]al, Christmas 1887.Acquisition: Gift; Lincoln Kirstein.Biographical/historical: The young ladies' journal was published in British and American editions. The source of this print has not been determined.
Physical DescriptionLithographsExtent: 1 print : lithograph?, hand-colored ; 65 x 44 cm.
DescriptionLarge-format fashion illustration, consisting of three rows of full-length female figures modeling fancy-dress costumes and evening attire. The seven women in the top row each has an individual caption (left to right): The Sea, Winter, Dancing Girl, Primrose, Lady Bird, Morning, Sophia. The center row depicts ten figures, including children as well as adult women. The five figures at left, wearing fancy-dress costumes, are captioned (left to right): Pierrette, Wallachian Girl, Marquise, Lady of the Court Henry II, Neapolitan Fishwife. The five figures at right wear contemporary fashionable garments, as do the seven women in the bottom row.
Type of ResourceStill image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 825562638NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19759923Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 89a30740-0108-0135-63b7-4f267eb0cd12
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