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Afternoon dress
Afternoon dress
Designer:
Date:
ca. 1896
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Cotton Velvet, Fulled Wool, Panné Velvet, Netting, Embroidered Muslin
Dimensions:
150 x 46 cm (59 1/16 x 18 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1998.170a-b
Acquisition Date:
1998-12-10
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Reginald Knight Smith

Exhibition History:

I Remember Mama, 1955?
Cyril Magnin Tribute(Ramada Hotel), 1984
The Art Nouveau Style in Dress, 1993
Impressions of an Era, 1994
Beauty, Power, and Prestige: Textiles and Costume from the Permanent Collection- New DeYoung opening, 10/05

Dress with bodice and skirt. Skirt of black and white checked cotton velveteen under purple wool flannel trimmed cut out into art nouveau designs. Same effect on bodice front. High collar and false blouse of aqua panné velvet trimmed with emboidered muslin.