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Onwhyn, Thomas, 1811?-1886, ill.

Costumes of the time of George II : designed for Her Majesty's state ball / by J. & T. Onwhyn.

London : Published by John Lee, 440, Strand, [1845]
Physical Description:
[11] leaves of plates : all ill. ; 26 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GT736 .O59 1845
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Consists of an illustrated title page and 11 hand-colored ill. of women's costume.
Entirely lithographed.
Date of publication from NSTC.
NSTC, 2O4316
Colas, R. Costume, 2249
Lipperheidesche Kostümbibliothek (2. Aufl.) Ub14
BAC: British Art Center copy has armorial bookplate of William, Duke of Bedford. Bound in blind- and gold-stamped red publisher's binding. Title stamped in gilt on upper board surrounded by a foliage border incorporating the coat of arms of Queen Victoria.
Subject Terms:
Augusta, Princess of Wales, 1719-1772 -- Portraits.
Balls (Parties) -- Great Britain -- 18th century.
Bedford, William Russell, Duke of, 1809-1872 -- Bookplate.
Carnival costume -- Great Britain.
Caroline, Queen, consort of George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1737 -- Portraits.
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain -- 18th century.
Costume -- Great Britain -- 18th century.
Fashion -- Great Britain -- 18th century.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 18th century.
Lee, John -- Publisher.
Masques -- 18th century.
Nobility -- Great Britain -- Clothing.
Lithographs -- [1845]
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- [1845]
Onwhyn, Joseph, 1787-1870, ill.

  • Queen Caroline
  • Countess of Coventry
  • Princess Augusta
  • Princess Ann
  • Augusta, Princess of Wales
  • Hon. Susanna Fitzpatrick
  • Princess Caroline
  • Lady Fortescue
  • Lady Mary Boynton
  • Miss Hudson.

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