Dress

French
late 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

18.5 cm (7 5/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.185 x 0.930

Accession Number

51.2607a-b

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Printed cotton with white background with all-over polychrome floral print, closely-spaced serpentines with ornamented flowers and foliage; (a) short waisted bodice, lapped over in front, short sleeves; (b) full skirt with drawstring in front; brown dye in print rotting out.

Credit Line

Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund