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Woman's evening dress

An evening dress, of bright yellowish green satin with large-scale brocaded design of roses on long stems; bell shaped skirt plain with wide box pleat in center front stitched to knee, fullness and short train at back; bodice with wide square neck, very full puffed short sleeves, straight...

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Probably worn by Sarah Choate (Mrs. Montgomery) Sears (1856-1935); By inheritance to her daughter, Mrs. J.D. Cameron Bradley; Gift to the MFA, Boston, September 14 1950.

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Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley

French, late 19th century

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Green figured satin


Textiles and Fashion Arts