Toudouze, Anais (illus).
Paris. La Mode Illustree. 1876.
Engraving, handcolored, sheet size 12 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches. 1/2 inch tear to mid left and right edge (just outside image area), soft horizontal crease; overall very good condition. A large size fashion illustration, particularly finely engraved and colored, showing two women and a little girl in fancy costumes. This is plate 2, the artist is Adele-Anais Toudouze. The child is dressed as a flower, reflecting the enduring popularity of "flower women." Item #46596