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Evening dress
Evening dress
Date:
1906
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Gros De Tours, Silk Chiffon, And Cotton, Machine-made (Leaver's Lace), Ribbon, Sequins
Dimensions:
198 x 69 cm (77 15/16 x 27 3/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
78.50
Acquisition Date:
1901-01-01
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Daulton Mann

Exhibition History:

- Opera Bound, 1983
- Lace in the Age of the Machine, 7/91 - 2/92
- Beauty, Power, and Prestige: Textiles and Costume from the Permanent Collection- New DeYoung opening, 10/05

Evening dress of pink gros de Tours covered with lace of ivory chiffon and tulle embroidered with silk cordonnet, purple sequins, and blue and pink ribbon. Slim fitting with short sleeves, drapery across bust and slight train. Underdress is a later addition.