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Called a peasant pelerine, it was worn very low and open on the neck, crossing in front and pointed at the back, often with ribbons running through the hems and trimming at the edges

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French morning dress, summer 1836, published in Le Follet, Courrier des Salons, Journal des Modes - NPG D47716

French morning dress, summer 1836

published in Le Follet, Courrier des Salons, Journal des Modes
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, circa August 1836
NPG D47716

French summer dinner dress, 1836, published in Le Follet, Courrier des Salons, Journal des Modes - NPG D47718

French summer dinner dress, 1836

published in Le Follet, Courrier des Salons, Journal des Modes
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, circa August 1836
NPG D47718

'Modes de Paris', 31 August 1839, probably by Hippolyte Damours, probably published by  S. & J. Fuller, first published in  Petit Courrier des Dames, Journal des Modes - NPG D47819

'Modes de Paris', 31 August 1839

probably by Hippolyte Damours, probably published by S. & J. Fuller, first published in Petit Courrier des Dames, Journal des Modes
hand-coloured etching, line and stipple engraving, circa 31 August 1839
NPG D47819