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Woman's dress

French
About 1894
House of Pingat (French French)


Object Place, Paris, France

Dimensions

31 cm (12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.816

Medium or Technique

Satin, machine lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ivory satin. Fitted bodice, pointed front and back with machine lace flounce; medium round neckline edged with pleated mousseline de soie; front closed with hooks and eyes, covered with three chevrons of satin. Artificial pink roses of sleeves and left shoulder. Skirt flat in front, gathered behind; trimmed about bottom with deep machine lace flounce. Label printed on tape inside bodice: "Maison Emile Pingat/A. Walles and Cie/ 30 Rue Louis-le-Grand, Paris." Condition very good; small green stains on skirt.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Burke