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Woman’s dress in two parts

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Midnight blue/black velvet in two pieces. Dress (possibly for mourning) with large puffed-sleeve bodice and trained skirt.

Credit Line

Gift of E. Francis and Anna H. Bowditch

French (Paris), 1896

Dimensions

Center back (bodice): 35.6 cm (14 in.) Length (skirt): 106.7 cm (42 in.)

Accession Number

2000.958.1-2

Medium or Technique

Silk, velvet

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes