Deaccessioned June 26, 2014
Waist for a figure of the Virgin
32 cm (12 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .32 from the shoulder to the bottom of the garment
Medium or Technique
The ground is of light grayish blue satin, the design of a powder of conventional leaf and flower forms, is woven with silver and gold wire. The garment is made up of many small pieces of brocade and is trimmed with deep pink ribbon, silver braid and silver and black buttons.
1896, gift of Denman Waldo Ross to the MFA (Accession date: September 1, 1896); June 25, 2014, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Augusta Auctions, Bellows Falls, VT.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection