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- subject matching 'Fashion Plates: Activities and occasions - Opera dress'
In the early 19th century half dress was worn as an opera visit was not considered a formal occasion; but during the Victorian period full dress was worn with a low neckline, short sleeves, a head-dress or dressy bonnet and an opera cloak.
published by John Bell, published in La Belle Assemblée or Bell’s Court and Fashionable Magazine
hand-coloured etching and line-engraving, published 1 April 1809
published by Whittaker & Co, published in La Belle Assemblée or Bell’s Court and Fashionable Magazine
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published December 1831
published in The Court Magazine and Monthly Critic and Lady's Magazine and Museum
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, published May 1839