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- subject matching 'Fashion Plates: Dresses - Double skirts; overskirts'
Two or even three skirts of varying lengths and fabrics, common for summer and evening wear in the mid 1840s. Double skirts were also worn in the second half of the 1860s when they were often referred to as the upper and under skirts or dresses, and the upper skirt was generally looped up at the sides and later bunched out behind.
published by George Henderson, published in The Ladies' Cabinet of Fashion, Music and Romance
hand-coloured etching, published August 1844
published by Samuel Orchart Beeton, published in The Englishwoman's Domestic Magazine, first published in Le Moniteur de la Mode, after Jules David
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published September 1867