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Woman's dress in five parts

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Dress of gray grosgrain in four parts; (a) afternoon bodice with square low cut neck buttoned down center front, long waisted and fitted with short peplum, trimmed at neck and sleeve edges with white tulle ruching; (b) skirt with bustle and train, loose drapery across front, gathered into side...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron

French, 1875–80

Object Place

Paris, France


Overall (day bodice): 64 cm (25 3/16 in.) Length (skirt): 104 cm (40 15/16 in.) Center back (evening bodice): 40.5 cm (15 15/16 in.) Center back (vestee): 39.5 cm (15 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Gray grosgrain


Textiles and Fashion Arts