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White silk brocaded with polychrome silk (largely greens and salmons) in large-scale floral motifs with chinoiserie landscapes (English or Dutch fabric, 1738-40). Shawl style front and lowered square back neckline. Bodice fitted to natural waistline, pleated placket back. Elbow length...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English or Dutch, second quarter, 18th century

Object Place

England or Netherlands

Dimensions

130 cm (51 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1641

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes