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Man's Waistcoat

Front yellow satin embroidered with all-over lozenge motif, each lozenge enclosing minute blue carnation (?); sprays of carnations (?) embroidered on front and bottom edges and on pocket flaps; sleeves and back of pale blue silk plush; lined throughout with pale yellow satin. Back stained.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

French, About 1750–80

Object Place

France

Accession Number

50.2457

Medium or Technique

Silk, satin and plush

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes