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Gown with underskirt

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Woman's gown. White taffeta with design of stripes and sprigs of flowers printed on the warp threads in blue, pink, yellow, and green. Pink satin quilted underskirt taken from band.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret K. Adams

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

Center back (gown): 140 cm (55 1/8 in.) Overall (underskirt): 212 x 91 cm (83 7/16 x 35 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.563a-b

Medium or Technique

Quilted silk (chiné) with worsted lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes