PLATE VIII. LADIES DRESS SHOES.

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Plate VIII. Ladies Dress Shoes.

Lithographs printed in color, 1900.
Paper size 17 3/8 x 11 1/8 inches (44.13 x 28.26 cm).
Good condition and color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 97521
Price: $900.00
Publisher : Edinburgh: David Douglas.
From "Ladies Dress Shoes of the Nineteenth Century with sixty-three illustrations" by T. Watson Greig of Glencarse.

Text for plate VIII:
"This shoe - Figure I - bears the print of its French origin in its essential smartness, combined with neatness and uniformity of colouring - namely, a deep, rich purple satin, the bow being of velvet in similar shade. It was work by a member of the Rothschild family at the time of the Queen's first Jubilee, . . ."
18th-19th Century Subjects , Trades And Industries , Fashion