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Bodice

Printed cotton; long, straight sleeves; wide square neck; lapped over front; short waisted with circular-cut short peplum in back; lined with heavy white linen and cotton cloth; polychrome print on white ground chinoiserie and floral motives.

Credit Line

Cabot-Townsend Fund and Special Textile Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

51.2608

Medium or Technique

Printed cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes