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Dress
Dress
Date:
ca. 1890–1895
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool Challis And Silk Taffeta
Dimensions:
161 x 55 cm (63 3/8 x 21 5/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
59.48.13
Acquisition Date:
1959-12-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Marie Doran

Exhibition History:

Artwear: Fashion & Anti-fashion (CPLH) - 2005
Cult of Beauty CPLH 2012

'Jumper' style highwaisted dress. Yoke and puffed long sleeves of pink-shot aqua silk taffeta. Dress of puce-colored wool challis trimmed around yoke with large burgundy/white ricrac. Bodice opens CF, skirt left front. Long flared and trained skirt.

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