Woman's Dress (Robe à la française) with Attached Stomacher and Matching Petticoat Made in France, Europe c. Artist/maker unknown, French Bright green and white striped silk plain weave exported from China;
This reminds me of a beautiful dress my lovely goddess friend Spoelstra made for the Art Instatute a few years ago. Her version is way sexier and punk :) Robe a l’anglaise, ca 1780 Germany, Landesmuseum Wurttemberg
Historial Costume Galleries at Lotherton Hall Lotherton's holdings of historical costume have their roots in the Sanderson collection bought by Leeds City Art Galleries in Especially rich in eighteenth-century dresses and fine suits the collection ha
Rococo - Robe à la française Medium: Ivory silk brocade, lace, passementerie Date: Country: France Credit: Museum Purchase This dress conveys the opulence and ostentation that were an integral part of court dress.
Woman's Robe a la Française Probably The Netherlands, circa 1775 Costumes; principal attire (entire body) Silk plain weave (faille) with supplementary weft-float patterning, moiré finish, and silk passementerie with silk fly fringe