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1951

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Drawing, Fashion: Elegant Dress

This is a drawing. It is dated 1820–30 and we acquired it in 1951. Its medium is watercolor and ink on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Katherine Strong Welman.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 30 x 21.4 cm (11 13/16 x 8 7/16 in.)

It is inscribed

In ink below: "Elegant Dress".

Cite this object as

Drawing, Fashion: Elegant Dress; Netherlands; watercolor and ink on paper; Overall: 30 x 21.4 cm (11 13/16 x 8 7/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Katherine Strong Welman; 1950-97-2

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