Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830s-1840

GUSN

GUSN-7267

Description

Brown glazed linen printed with scrolling floral vine in pink and yellow; bodice has scoop neck, yoke, front placket with no fastening; bodice lined with natural linen; piping at back yoke, side seams and waist; long, plain sleeves; skirt gathered all around at waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
block printing (relief printing process)
stitching
linen (material)
resist dyeing
vines
floral patterns
scrolls (motifs)
Women's clothing
Linen
Resist
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Scroll
Vine
DRESS

Inscription

1) Written ink ink on bodice lining: ""Collection of / Elinor C. Larson"". 2) Written on tag attached to neck: ""#12 / Elinor Larson"".

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.275