Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Three Studies of a Woman and a Study of Her Hand Holding a Fan

Accession Number: 
102881
Order Title: 
History of Costume and Fashion (102059-103548)
Type of View: 
all
View Title: 
view of woman wearing a heavily boned corset that pushes up to flatten the bosom. This is a valuable back view of a gown and hair
Image Rights: 
copyrighted
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
French
Subject: 
studies (visual works)
Subject: 
dresses (garments)
Subject: 
women (female humans)
Subject: 
clothing
Subject: 
corsets
Subject: 
hair
Subject: 
hairstyles
Work Types: 
Art; drawings (visual works)
Preferred Title: 
Three Studies of a Woman and a Study of Her Hand Holding a Fan
Agent Display: 
Jean-Antoine Watteau (French artist, 1684-1721)
Date: 
ca. 1717 (creation)
Materials: 
red, black and white chalk on tan paper
Technique: 
drawing (image-making)
Measurement: 
34.1 x 24.1 cm ()
Alternate Title: 
Trois Etudes de Femme
Locations: 
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Location Type: 
(current)
Locations: 
France
Location Type: 
(creation)
Style/Period: 
Baroque
Style/Period: 
Rococo
Style/Period: 
Louis XV
Classification: 
Painting and Drawing