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Print illustrating a design for a woman's woven silk skirt

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Hand-colored (watercolor, with gouache and pencil) print showing a woman's evening dress, with skirt woven à la disposition; the design is of gray, white and dark green floral garlands, which increase in scale toward the hem, against a pale green ground. Caption: "Champagne & Rougier /...

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Marks

Imp. Jacomme & Cie. r de Lancry, 12, Paris

Provenance

With private dealer in Lyon, France; purchased by donor prior to 2007; gift to MFA (Accession date: December 12, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth Ann Coleman

French, 1850–55

Dimensions

Height x width: 12 3/16 x 10 5/8 in. (30.9 x 27 cm)

Accession Number

2007.959

Medium or Technique

Lithograph with hand-applied color and pencil

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Prints