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Gown

French
about 1902
Designed by Jean-Philippe Worth (French, 1856–1926), For House of Worth (French, 1858-1956)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

Bodice: 48.3 cm (19 in.); Skirt: CB 177.8 cm (70 in.) Other (skirt CB): 177.8 cm (70 in.)

Accession Number

2003.289.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silk, voided velvet with satin ground; appliquéd and trimmed with chenille and rhinestones; machine-made lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Provenance

Worn by donor's grandmother, Jane Norton Morgan, wife of J. P. Morgan; Gift from Jane Norton Nichols (donor's mother) to Henrietta N. Meyer, 1974; Gift to the MFA, June 25, 2003

Credit Line

Gift of Jane Norton Nichols