Dress

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

137 cm (53 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1883

Medium or Technique

Painted Indian cotton

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dress. Printed cotton in blue/red on white with Indian style bird and floral motifs. Lowered square neckline. Elbow length fitted sleeves with cuffs, fullness gathered into shoulders. Attached stomacher with hook-and-eye closure to one side. Back fitted with stitched V-shaped center back. Skirt fullness cartridge pleated into natural waistline.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection