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Dress

French
1830–40


Object Place: (Cannes), Provence, France

Dimensions

124 cm (48 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.560

Medium or Technique

Wool, satin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Day dress. Bottle green wool satin. High round welted neckline; welted shoulder seams. Bodice fullness gathered at shoulder, over shoulder into smocking at waistline. Short cap and full-length sleeves gathered at short slit cuffs with covered button closures. Skirt fullness gathered into waistline, cartridge pleated at center back. Front closure: covered buttons at neck, hook-and-eye at waist. Pocket right center of skirt. Two blue printed cottons in bodice lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection