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Evening Dress
Evening Dress
Manufacturer:
Date:
ca. 1910–1911
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
White Silk Satin-striped Organza And Linen Lace, Silk Net
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1994.80
Acquisition Date:
1994-10-13
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Textile Arts Council Endowment Fund in honor of the Museum Centennial

Exhibition History:

100 Years of Collecting, 1995(?)
Classical Influence in Dress, 1996

classical style, offwhite and white in color. Bodice formed from a continuous drape from the CB, looping under the belt CF. The underbodice and short sleeves are of silk net, overlaid with rosaline type lace which shows CF and CB. A plain satin underskirt with a slight train shows at the hem. Multiple alternate images in object file.