Requires Photography

Waist of a Virgin figurine's gown

Probably French
Late 17th–early 18th century


Dimensions

16 x 25 cm (6 5/16 x 9 13/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .25 x .16

Accession Number

96.112

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

The greenish white ground is woven with a diaper design: on this are large flowers and leaves, woven with strong pink, yellow, green, black and violet silk. Lined with white lace. The gament only has one sleeve. Made of the same brocade as 96.113 (T.2978).

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection