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Dress in two parts (bodice)

Black lace dress in two parts, short fitted bodice with long tight sleeves, bell shaped skirt with train; foundation of dress of black satin, overdress of black silk lace in stylized floral design, entire dress lined with black taffeta; printed label on waist band: Mme Boulmier Robes and Manteaux...

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Provenance

Worn by mother-in-law of donor at donor's wedding.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. H. de Forest Lockwood

French, 1900

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

54.808

Medium or Technique

Silk; lace, satin, taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes