Dress (in three part)

French (Paris)
1870s
Artist Bru Jeune et Cie. (French, late 19th century)


Dimensions

Costume (2000.971.11a bodice): 8 3/4 × 9 1/2 in. (22.2 × 24.1 cm) Center back: 17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.) Center front: 15.2 cm (6 in.) Costume (2000.971.11b overskirt): 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm) Center back: 19.7 cm (7 3/4 in.) Center front: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.) Costume (2000.971.11c underskirt): 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm) Center back: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.) Center front: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2000.971.11a-c

Medium or Technique

Cotton; plain weave, lace

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Doll’s dress consisting of cuirass-shape bodice, overskirt with pocket, and bustle skirt with pleated ruffle at hem in brown cotton with contrasting white piping. Condition: good

Credit Line

Gift of Anne Bennett Vernon