Man's Waistcoat

French
About 1750–80


Object Place: France

Dimensions

76 cm (29 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 76.0 cm

Accession Number

50.2457

Medium or Technique

Silk, satin and plush

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Front yellow satin embroidered with all-over lozenge motif, each lozenge enclosing minute blue carnation (?); sprays of carnations (?) embroidered on front and bottom edges and on pocket flaps; sleeves and back of pale blue silk plush; lined throughout with pale yellow satin. Back stained.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund