Woman's dolman

French
about 1883–90
Emile Pingat (French, active 1860–1896)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

60 cm (23 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1972.911

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet embroidered with silk, silk lace, chenille fringe, feathers, silk braid

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brown silk velvet embroidered with silk in boteh/paisley pattern in shades of brown, gold and white, trimmed with ostrich feathers, lace, silk braid, and chenille and silk ball fringe. Silk lining. Silk ribbons added later. Label: “Emile Pingat, 30 rue Louis le Grand, Paris”

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Norman J. Padelford, to MFA 1972

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Norman J. Padelford