PLATE I. LADIES DRESS SHOES.

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Plate I. 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: 97528
Price: $850.00
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 I:
We have in this illustration three fine specimens of the modern shoemaker's craft. The general shape of the shoes is much the same, but what may be called the decoration is varied. The satisfactory use of the "Magpie" colours is striking, and argues the good taste of the worker, . . ."
18th-19th Century Subjects , Trades And Industries , Fashion