Ackermann's Costume Plates: Women's Fashions in England, 1818-1828

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Dover Publications, 1978 - Antiques & Collectibles - 90 pages
Eight-eight fashion plates from great 19th-century "style" periodical Repository of Arts show evening, riding, walking dress, women's fashion in charmingly rendered pictures. Finest source for post-Empire, pre-Victorian Romantic style in women's costume. 8-page color insert.

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These are reproductions of fashion plates actually published during the Regency period by Ackermann, one of the leading lights. As such, one can hardly get more authentic representations, although I ... Read full review

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