1. Lady reading sheet music in black evening dress, probably a mourning dress for evening. “Invented by Mrs. Ball, 52 St. James St. Engraved for Les Belle Assemblee, No. 119, Feby 1819.”

    La Belle Assemblée (in full La Belle Assemblée or, Bell’s Court and Fashionable Magazine Addressed Particularly to the Ladies) was a British women’s magazine published from 1806 to 1837, founded by John Bell (1745–1831).

     
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