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Guide to the Parisian Fashion Etchings Collection, circa 1816-circa 1819
MS-P043  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Related Collections

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Parisian fashion etchings collection,
    Date (inclusive): circa 1816-circa 1819
    Collection number: MS-P043
    Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
    Repository: University of California, Irvine. Library. Special Collections and Archives.
    Irvine, California 92623-9557
    Abstract: Album of 98 etched and partially hand-colored plates with whitework embroidery patterns on each page representing women's fashion. Each etching bears the imprint "Costume Parisien" along with a description of the costume depicted. No information exists as to when plates were collected in this album.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the University of California. These materials are in the public domain. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head of Special Collections and University Archives.

    Preferred Citation

    Parisian Fashion Etchings Collection. . MS-P43. Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries, Irvine, California. Date accessed.
    For the benefit of current and future researchers, please cite any additional information about sources consulted in this collection, including permanent URLs, item or folder descriptions, and box/folder locations.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired, 2001.

    Processing History

    Processed by Andre Ambrus in 2002.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    Album of 98 etched and partially hand-colored plates with whitework embroidery patterns on each page representing women's fashion. Each etching bears the imprint "Costume Parisien" along with a description of the costume depicted. No information exists as to when plates were collected in this album.

    Related Collections

    Related materials can be found in the French Theatrical Costume Etchingss from Petite Galerie Dramatique Collection (MS-P55), Special Collections and Archives, The UC Irvine Libraries.