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Printed sheer wool dress

Printed sheer wool dress. Deep reddish purple ground with woven plaid, border print on sleeve and skirt flounces of small-scale roses, other flowers and lace, bodice with fullness center front and back, loose full elbow-length sleeves, skirt of 4 flounces. Size 38+

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Robert Cushman

French, about 1850

Object Place

France

Accession Number

46.687

Medium or Technique

Wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes