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|"Woman Combing Her Hair" |
by Rosetti, 1864
|L to R: Hair cushion, waterfall, bow|
from "The Self-Instructor in Hairwork", 1867
|"Coiffure arrange in looped bands |
in front and a waterfall in back"
|Waterfall Chignon, Frank Leslie's, 1865|
|"Waterfall Coiffure", Godey's 1863|
|"The Empire Coiffure", Godey's 1866|
|Hair sectioned and (optional) tail braided|
|"Tail" hair coiled together.|
|Second bunch folded up over the first, |
with the coiled tail in between.
|Coil pinned in place and outer hair smoothed over.|
|"What to do with a Waterfall", Frank Leslie's, 1865|
|Mrs. Charles Morey (1855) by George Healy|
|1861 Engraving from Der Bazaar|
|Hat tip to Stormi|