Blouse

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1904-1912

GUSN

GUSN-49203

Description

Cream cotton crepe; blouson style; standing band collar is boned & embroidered w/ whitework in wheat motif (matching skirt & vest); long sleeves w/ 2 tucks at shoulder. Cuffs embroidered w/ same whitework embroidery; filet crochet scalloped trim at cuffs; front of blouse also embroidered. Blouson style w/ matching ties at sides; button closure at center back; 3 eyes to which hooks of skirt are attached.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blouses (main garments)
outerwear
cotton (textile)
crepe (textile)
embroidering
stitching
machine-made
summer (season)
wheat straw
Women's clothing
Cotton
Crepe
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Walking Wear
Wheat
BLOUSE

Label

In exhibition: "Inspiring Reform: Boston's Arts and Crafts Movement"; Wellesley College, Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley, MA, February 28-July 14, 1997; Renwick Gallery, NMAA, Washington, D.C., March 6-July 5, 1998.

Related Items

Title Ensemble Accession Number 1974.419.1-2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1974.420

Reference Notes

Boyd, Marilee. Inspiring Reform: Boston's Arts and Crafts Movement. New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1997._____ Note _____companyied show at Wellesley College, Davis Museum and Cultural Center