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Dress of eyelet embroidered white cotton

Early 20th century

Object Place: France


144 cm (56 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton; eyelet embroidered

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Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Dress of eyelet embroidered white cotton, bodice bloused, buttoned down back, high round neck with boned standing collar, long sleeves full to tight wrist bands, bell shaped skirt with greates fullness gathered at center back, and bands of tucks and pleats flaring toward bottom, yoke of dress also tucked, collar, shoulders, sleeve bands, wrist bands, deep pointed panel above and below waist band, and two horizontal bands around skirt of large scale eyelet embroidery in design of rosettes and trefoils, all areas of eyelet embroidery outlined with narrow bobbin lace insertion bands.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Pauline Fenno