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Child's dress

French
late 19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

84.5 cm (33 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.3152

Medium or Technique

Silk; Printed and figured silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White taffeta with powder of warp-figured minute leaves and rose buds printed in pink and green; full skirt with seven small tucks at hemline; high yoke of Irish crochet; short sleeves and bow on left shoulder of pink velvet; pleated, ruffle-trimmed white chiffon over left shoulder draped to right waist and back from left waist to right shoulder; white chiffon sash tied at center back; pocket, right front of skirt; bodice hooked down back; bodice lined with white taffeta; several stains on skirt; worn by donor as a child; Marindaz, 3 Rue de la Paix.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley