Title: Border Design Series: Section 01, Image 003
Description: This image includes an illustration related to border designs. It is from Ackermann's Repository of Arts, February 1812. The Border Design Series consists of fashion illustrations and texts, compiled by Nancy Rexford, from periodicals dated late 18th - early 20th century.
Source: Ackermann’s Repository of Arts
Rights: This image, from the Rexford Costume Research Archive, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Date: February 1812
Subject: clothing , dress (culture-related concept) , magazine (periodical) , needlework (visual works) , borders (ornament areas)
Inscription: We introduce in this number an elegant pattern for needle-work, intended either for a square French veil, or the bottom of a robe. Divested of the ground- work, it would form a most beautiful border, in colours for the bottom of a round robe, either in silks chenille, or worsted.
Repository Name: Rexford Costume Research Archive