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Woman's day dress

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Worn by donor's grandmother, Mrs. Henry F. Sears (Jean Irvine Struthers); Inherited from Emily Sears Lodge, June 8, 1992; Gift to the MFA, April 27, 2005

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Sears Lodge

French, about 1902

Object Place

Paris, France


Center back: 181.6 cm (71 1/2 in.) Center Front: 153.7 cm (60 1/2 in.) Other (Waist): 69.9 cm (27 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave, cotton and/or linen lace, applied silk cord and silk satin ribbon; silk satin lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts