Part of a woman's hooded cloak

French (Alsace)
late 18th century


Object Place: Alsace, France

Dimensions

112 cm (44 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.12

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dark purplish-brown ground with delicately drawn fantastic floral design in soft neutral polychrome; all edges trimmed with *band of shirred self material; lined with different polychrome print on cream cotton ground, crossing diagonal leaf entwined bands forming broad serpentines, with floral sprays on serpentines. *broad band

Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund