Victorian Fashion: Ladies in Spring Dresses 1 (La Mode Illustreé, April 25, 1886)

A pair of Victorian ladies in their Spring dresses out for a walk to pick early wildflowers. Both outfits were supplied by Mme. Coussinet, located at rue Richer, 43 in Paris. This black and white illustration was originally published in the April 25, 1886 issue of La Mode Illustrée, 129 years ago today! High-resolution JPEG without a watermark can be downloaded here.

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