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Woman's dress in two parts (skirt and bodice)

Machine embroidered ivory mousseline de soie over ivory satin; skirt and bodice scattered with silk-embroidered sprays of violets with foliage. Fitted bodice with pointed front and low round neck. Scalloped collar and sleeve caps edged with white silk-embroidered ribbons and bows; full puffed...

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Made for Miss Catherine Burke of Lowell, Mass.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Burke

French, About 1894

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Satin, machine embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts