Punch,  53 (1867), 256.

[Nature's Own Designs]

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Illustration, Drollery

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Gender, Ornithology, Design, Amusement

    Shows a woman strolling down a street wearing a dress with a huge train made from peacocks' feathers The caption explains that 'As birds' feathers and train dresses are all the go, Miss Swellington adopts one of nature's own designs'.

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