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Formal dress

Green and white lampas weaving in Baroque floral lace motifs. Round front, square back neckline. Fitted bodice with fullness pleated over shoulders into sack (Watteau) back. Short cap sleeves (missing inserts). Wide panier accomodating shirt with fullness pleated over paniers into waistline. Tan...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1750–60

Object Place

France

Accession Number

43.695

Medium or Technique

Linen, lampas

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes