Dressing Gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-37079

Description

Purple & beige solid stripes alternate w/ wide paisley stripes (in reds, green & plum) & 3 smaller geometric floral stripes. Vertical standing collar; long sleeves gathered at shoulder & cuff; cartridge pleats & piping at waist at back. Smocked at waist (back); buttons from neck to hem; interior cotton fitted bodice w/ darts & 4 bone buttons; pocket on right side. Belt ties at side seams.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing gowns
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
stitching
printing (process)
rolling up
home (concept)
leisure
paisley
stripes
Women's clothing
Transfer Printed
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Paisley Stripe
Leisure
Domesticity
GOWN, DRESSING

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Cummings

Accession Number

1934.1754