Gown with underskirt

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

Center back (gown): 140 cm (55 1/8 in.) Overall (underskirt): 212 x 91 cm (83 7/16 x 35 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.563a-b

Medium or Technique

Quilted silk (chiné) with worsted lining

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s gown. White taffeta with design of stripes and sprigs of flowers printed on the warp threads in blue, pink, yellow, and green.

Pink satin quilted underskirt taken from band.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret K. Adams