Requires Photography

Dress

French
1904–10


Object Place: Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Dimensions

145 cm (57 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.1127

Medium or Technique

Silk; Crèpe; Maltese lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dress of pale yellow silk crèpe trimmed with cream silk Maltese lace, high neck, elbow length sleeves, slightly bloused in front, slight train in back of skirt, most of bodice and sleeves trimmed with lace, long rectangular panels in front and back of skirt, border with lace, loose panel of crèpe down center back. Made by a French dress maker; worn by donor’s mother, Mrs. J. Chalmers Hale, of Kansas City, Missouri.

Credit Line

Gift of Barton Hall