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Woman's evening dress: bodice and skirt
Woman's evening dress: bodice and skirt
Retailer:
Date:
1880
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Satin, Satin Damask, Gauze And Lace
Dimensions:
180 x 60 cm (70 7/8 x 23 5/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
54.74.1a-b
Acquisition Date:
1954-11-29
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. William Pigott Cronan

Exhibition History:

I Remember Mama, 1955
Dressing for the Eighties, 1982

Pale blue-green satin, bodice in style of a man's waistcoat and tailcoat, trimmed with lace at collar and cuffs. Long tails of overskirt pulled back to bustle and train. Skirts trimmed with pleated satin flounces and lace dust ruffles. Label: "The White House/ J.W.Davidson & Co./ Paris, San Francisco, Lyon"