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Title: Border Design Series: Section 01, Image 003
Identifier: hdrx_n01s01_00003
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
Relation: Ackermann, Rudolph, and Frederic Shoberl. The Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions and Politics. London: Printed, for R. Ackermann, by L. Harrison, 1809-1829. , View this periodical at Hathi Trust , View this periodical at the Internet Archive
Cultural Context: European , British (modern) , English
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.


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