Search the Collections

Dress: (a) day bodice, (b) evening bodice, and (c) skirt
Dress: (a) day bodice, (b) evening bodice, and (c) skirt
Designer:
Date:
ca. 1895
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Gros De Tours, Silk Velvet, Silk Charmeuse, Lace, And Sequins
Dimensions:
106 x 56 cm (41 3/4 x 22 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
67.26.1a-c
Acquisition Date:
1967-12-22
Credit Line:

Gift of Norman J. and Olivia P. Lenhart

Two piece dress with alternate bodice of pink patterned silk damask, green velvet, green charmeuse, and pink gros de Tours: (a) day bodice of silk damask; long full sleeves pleated into shoulder; false shirt front of silk chiffon; lace trim at neck and cuffs; chartreuse velvet facing at lapels, cuffs, and waist; (b) evening bodice of pink patterened silk damask, short full sleeves gathered into puffs; gn velve trim at sleeve hem and neck; Ankle length full (c) skirt in pink silk faille with front panel of pink patterened silk damask.

Label: Robes et Manteaux, Mme. Andre, 171 rue St. Honore, Paris(evening bodice)
Miss. S. Stoetzel, 746 Larrabee St., Chicago, Ill.(Day bodice)