Pair of women's gloves

French (Paris), worn in America
mid-19th century
Maker F. Baibremont


Place of Manufacture: Paris, France; Place of Use: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

22.5 x 10 cm (8 7/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.990a-b

Medium or Technique

Kid leather with ceramic buttons

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White kid gloves, button at wrist.

Markings

Stamped inside in blue ink: "F BAIBREMONT PARIS 73"

Provenance

Inherited by Miss Georgiana Welles Sargent (born 1858) of New York City; Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, to MFA, 1949

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent