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Day dress

French
about 1825–30


Object Place: France

Dimensions

123.5 cm (48 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

44.148

Medium or Technique

Print on cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Printed cotton with alternating vertical stripes of green vermiculation and green and red sprigs. Welted bateau neckline. Full-length “leg of mutton” sleeves, fullness gathered into welted shoulders, tapered to welted wrists. Chevron pattern front bodice; raised waistline; fiddle back and center front seams welted, darts at princess line. Skirt fullness gathered into waistband.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection