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Evening dress: bodice and skirt
Evening dress: bodice and skirt
Maker:
Date:
ca. 1897
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Pale Green And Pink Brocaded Satin, Chiffon, Lace, And Velvet
Dimensions:
170 x 64 cm (66 15/16 x 25 3/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
78.56.45a-b
Acquisition Date:
1978-10-05
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Barbara D. Jostes

Exhibition History:

Dressing for the Eighties, 1982

Short sleeved bodice with wide neckline covered with pleated chiffon and lace insets. Pale chartreuse velvet belt. Gored skirt with scalloped hem and train.
Pattern of tiny roses. Extra pieces cut from the dress are velvet faced with the silk.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”