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Virgin's robe

Light blue silk ground with a design of undulating stems bearing flowers and leaves, and woven with light blue silk and silver. Trimmed with silver lace. The back is of blue silk and the garment is lined with a reddish pink silk.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Statue robe

French, 18th century

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade


Textiles and Fashion Arts