Woman's dress

English
1740–50


Object Place: England

Dimensions

134.6 cm (53 in.)

Accession Number

43.1642a-b

Medium or Technique

Silk taffeta brocaded with silk and metallic threads

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dress of English silk, restyled. Textile patterned with flowers brocaded in polychrome silk, and gold and silver threads on ivory cream silk taffeta ground.

Altered robe à la française. Naturalistic Style: flowers brocaded in polychrome silk, and gold and silver threads on ivory cream silk taffeta ground.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection