Paper dolls and costumes (44 pieces)

Object Number: 
1973.10.1a-rr
Date: 
1890-1900
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Each (approx.): 10 1/2 x 5 in. (26.7 x 12.7 cm)
Marks: 
written: in pencil on reverse of some costumes: "Paris" and/or "Mother" printed: on reverse of one doll: "THE SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE / Will issue, each Sunday, a Fashion Plate Supplement which / will be in the very latest style and when cut out will exa
Description: 
Three chromolithographed paper dolls with forty-one costumes reflecting fashionable (mostly Parisian) dress styles of the 1890s.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Constance Sherman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group