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"La Fleur et Le Miroir - Robe du soir de Chéruit," plate IX from Gazette du Bon Ton, Volume 1, No. 2

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Robe du soir de Chéruit en satin souple blanc et en drap d'or garnie d'un panier de tulle noir sur une fausse jupe en grosses perles de jais. Le corsage est de soie ancienne brochée d'or.

Provenance

By 1952, William Morris Hunt Memorial Library; accessioned by MFA, Boston, February 12, 2004

Credit Line

Transferred from the William Morris Hunt Memorial Library

French, December 1912

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

Overall: 25.4 x 19.1 cm (10 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.7.9

Medium or Technique

Photomechanical lithograph with hand-applied color (pochoir)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Books and manuscripts, Books