Modern Mode of Serving Meat Dishes ~1880

Mrs. Beeton Serving Meat Prints.

These four pages are taken from Mrs. Beeton’s Book of Household Management. The book includes several colored pages of illustrations throughout, which were a huge selling point. Other than the holidays, I know I really don’t plate our everyday meals, it’s just not practical. The thought, however, has a formal Victorian allure, much like reading Pride and Prejudice.


Serving Fowl Mrs. BeetonScreen Shot 2019-02-12 at 8.35.26 PMScreen Shot 2019-02-12 at 8.38.09 PMMrs. Beeton Modern Mode of Serving 1860s

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