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Woman's dress

European
about 1920–21


Dimensions

136 cm (53 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1987.339

Medium or Technique

Velvet; printed

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dress with cross-over bodice in cut velvet floral design on printed silk in brown, red, and blue paisley pattern; rust colored silk lining. Rust-colored crepe gorgette sash and sleeves trimmed with wooden beads along length-wise slit and cuffs. Condition: Fair; few loose beads and lining split in several areas.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Natalie Brown (née Dresser), Mrs. John Nicholas Brown, Senior