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Day dress: bodice and skirt
Day dress: bodice and skirt
Date:
1891–1900
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Taffeta; Printed Linen Appliqués; Sequins; Silk Chiffon; Silk Velvet
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1984.17.3a-b
Acquisition Date:
1984-03-07
Credit Line:

Gift of Marion H. Gorrill

Exhibition History:

Beauty, Power, and Prestige: Textiles and Costume from the Permanent Collection- New DeYoung opening, 10/05

Pale green silk taffeta bodice and skirt with sequined printed linen appliqués inspired by the textile designs of Jean-Baptiste Marie Huet (1745 - 1811). Bodice has center front closure; trimmed with black velvet and silk chiffon ruffles. Trained skirt with black silk velvet sash.