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Dress
Dress
Date:
ca. 1795–1810
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheer Cotton; Wrapped Silver Gilt Thread Embroidery
Dimensions:
215 x 38 cm (84 5/8 x 14 15/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1980.36.1
Acquisition Date:
1980-10-02
Credit Line:

Gift of Alan Carr

Exhibition History:

Classical Influence in Dress 1996
Fans in Fashion(CPLH), 1981

Dress of sheer cotton embroidered with silver thread in alternating vertical bands of meandering lines and floral sprigs: narrow empire waisted bodice; narrow band of self fabric at waist; drawstring neckline ties at center back neck; sleeveless; narrow shoulder straps; trained skirt.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”