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The Repository of arts, literature, commerce, manufactures, fashions and politics (1826) (14764456305)

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The Repository of arts, literature, commerce, manufactures, fashions and politics (1826) (14764456305)

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Identifier: repositoryofarts726acke (find matches)
Title: The Repository of arts, literature, commerce, manufactures, fashions and politics
Year: 1809 (1800s)
Authors: Ackermann, Rudolph, 1764-1834
Subjects: Fashion Art, Decorative
Publisher: London : Published by R. Ackermann ... Sherwood & Co. and Walker & Co. ... and Simpkin & Marshall ...
Contributing Library: Philadelphia Museum of Art, Library
Digitizing Sponsor: Lyrasis Members and Sloan Foundation



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FASHION ABLU FURNITUUK. 185 is finished with a narrower scollopedblond lace. A Provins rose is placedon the left side of the bust, and asatin corkscrew trimming in the formof a stomacher regulates the fulnessof the corsage, which is longitudinal.The skirt is ornamented with tworows of festoons, edged with threenarrow pipings of cherry-colouredsatin, the centre of the upper festoonbeing attached to the points of thelower by a full-blown Provins rose,suspended by a narrow white satincorkscrew trimming; in the lowerfestoon the roses are attached to thebroad white satin rouleau at the bot-tom of the dress; a bouquet ofProvins roses and Eastern hyacinthsis placed at the termination of eachfestoon of the upper row. Broad sa-tin sash of cherry-colour, tied (in twoshort bows and long ends fringed) onthe left side. The hair is divided inthe Madonna style, and ornamentedwith an elegant wreath of Frenchpearl beads and full-blown Provinsroses, brought from behind the rightear to the front, and en

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