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Woman's evening dress

French
1913
Designed by John Redfern (English, 1853–1929), Designed for House of Redfern (English)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

185.42 cm (73 in.)

Accession Number

1990.196

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Redfern label. Empire with sky blue silk velvet skirt ending in pointed train trimmed with gold metallic lace panel, edged with topaz paste trim at upper edge, which drapes from right shoulder down back. Cream silk underskirt. Cream lace and pale pink tulle bodice with gold metallic lace trim under sky blue chiffon sleeves. Condition: good.

Credit Line

Estate of Jane Peters Guild, Boston