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Ivory moire skirt

French
about 1875–80


Object Place: France

Dimensions

102 cm (40 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

53.88

Medium or Technique

Ivory moire

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

French, about 1875-1880. Skirt with short train in back, made of ivory moire, center front of white figured satin woven in deep border design of large-scale roses, symmetrical draperies and insects in interspaces, center back and train of plain moire, side panels of moire shirred and flounced, heavily lined and interlined, bustle arrangement in back formed by laces underneath skirt.

Provenance

French, about 1875-1880

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edwina Curtis Rubenstein