Woman's evening dress
Object Place: Paris, France
Overall (bodice): 38.1 cm (15 in.) Other (skirt): 106.7 cm (42 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk; satin, net, taffeta lining; Applied roses
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Cream silk satin two piece debutante dresss, trimmed with cream silk net at sleeves, neckline, and skirt, and cascading row of pink roses from right shoulder and down front bodice from left shoulder. Skirt hem caught up in swags, decorted with two rows of pink roses, also two rows of roses descending down front of skirt from waist to swagged hem.
Label: “Worth, Paris”
Condition: good, some soiling on skirt at hem, net sleeves and bodice torn in places.
Estate of Cameron Bradley, son of Helen Sears
Gift of Helen C. Uhlman, Edith B. Perkins, Nathaniel C. Bradley, and Sheila B. Daley, grandchildren of Helen Sears