Girl's ensemble

Girl's skirt and top



Center back (skirt): 36.8 cm (14 1/2 in.) Center back (shirt): 38.1 cm (15 in.) Center back (undershirt): 26 cm (10 1/4 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Skirt and shirt: Wool twill plaid with metal zipper. Undershirt: Cotton plain weave with satin stripes, mother-of-pearl buttons.

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Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Girl’s green, red, brown and blue plaid pleated skirt that zips in back with two internal hook and eye closures and inner waistband with six button holes. Girl’s short-sleeved shirt in green, red, brown and blue plaid with green piping at rounded collar, sleeves and hem with a zipper at the center back. Label: “Rowes/Of Bond Street/Made in England.” Off-white sleeveless undershirt with a scoop neckline and three buttons running up the back and six around the lower portion of the shirt.


Purchased by donor in the 1950s. Gift to MFA December 13, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart C. Welch