42 cm (16 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .42 from neck to bottom of garment .54 length of sleeve
Medium or Technique
Linen and silk; embroidery
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Unbleached linen. The neck, shoulders and bottoms of sleeves are embroidered with crimson silk. A variety of stitches are used including cross, knot, stitches and whipped rolls on shirred linen. Punto avorio of red silk and cream colored silk joins the seams at the neck and shoulders.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection