Dress

French
about 1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

119.5 cm (47 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1651

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocaded satin

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White silk satin brocaded with lavender, purple, pink, greens, white in garlands and swags. Empire style. Bateau neckline. Short cap sleeves. High waistline. False overskirt: Two front panels attached at side seams. Side front and underarm hook-and-eye closures; drawstring at waist.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection