Part of a dress

English or French
1730–52


Dimensions

Overall: 32 x 27 cm (12 5/8 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

16.377

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White silk with lines of white blocks, at intervals are narrow pink lines enclosing sprays of flowers woven with pink, red, green and yellow silk. From a dress belonging to Mrs. May an ancestress of the donor.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss E. E. P. Holland