Child's coat

French
about 1905
Designed for House of Marindaz (French, late 19th century–about 1940)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

L (Center back): 56 cm (22 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3148

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton, crocheted cotton lace

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White piqué cotton coat; gores for fullness in back; open down front; long full sleeves with tight, turned back cuffs; deep, gored cape collar. Embroidered with white cotton in eyelet, satin and buttonhole stitches in slender, flowering vine design with sprays branching up entire length of coat; all edges trimmed with Irish crochet. Label: Marindaz, 3 rue de la Paix.

Provenance

Worn by donor as a child. Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley, to MFA 1950

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley