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Pieces of a dress

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Painted silk.

Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Textile Special Fund

Probably French, 18th century

Object Place

China

Dimensions

Overall: 127 x 81 cm (50 x 31 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

39.796

Medium or Technique

Silk and pigment

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes