Dress (in three part)

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


Dimensions

Center back length(bodice) 152 mm (6 in.) Center back length (overskirt) 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm) Center back length (skirt) 9 in. (22.9 cm)

Accession Number

2000.971.12a-c

Medium or Technique

Piña cloth (?); plain weave, lace

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Off-white piña cloth dress in three parts consisting of: bodice. with ruffle hem and lace collar, cuffs and hem and overskirt and skirt with pleated ruffle at hem. Condition: fair, dark stains on bodice front, overall yellowing of fabric.

Credit Line

Gift of Anne Bennett Vernon