Bloomer Costumes of Woman's Emancipation

Description (Brief):

Colored print; six women dressed in bloomer costumes. One is smoking a cigar. Four wear womens' hats, two wear mens' hats. Three carry umbrellas, one carries a crop. Bulldog in foreground.

Date Made: ca 1853

Maker: unknown

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: World

Depicted: bloomersSubject: PetsAdornmentReform MovementsPolitical Caricatures


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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.2304Catalog Number: 60.2304Accession Number: 228146

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Physical Description: hand-colored (image production method/technique)ink (overall material)paper (overall material)Measurements: image: 8 in x 11 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 29.21 cm


Record Id: nmah_326088

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