Court presentation dress

American (Boston)
1935
House of Worth (French, 1858-1956)


Object Place: Fort Worth, USA

Dimensions

64 x 97 cm (25 3/16 x 38 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1813

Medium or Technique

Silk moiré with metal hook and eye closures

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sleeveless sheath dress, flaring side and side-back panels, pannier-like puffs at sides over hips. Worn with train, 52.1814

Provenance

Dress and train were worn by Mrs. Hale at the Court at Ottawa, Canada, 1935

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Newbold Patterson Hale, (Mrs. Richard Walden Hale)