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Child's dress

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

64.8 cm (25 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

51.2612

Medium or Technique

Linen-and-Cotton; embroidery, chain stitch

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Lower half of skirt, sleeves, and bodice back embroidered with polychrome wools, greens, and red predominating, in chain stitch, forming symmetrically arranged design of pineapples flanked by carnations, roses, and other flowers, in daded purple blossoms, dress laced down back.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund