England - Robe à l'Anglaise - Cream silk taffeta; two-layered "compères" front with buttons; black lace decoration at front bodice and cuffs; wine-colored ribbon lacing at cuffs; fichu at neck
Robe à la Française Date: Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 59 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, H.
Woman's Sack-back Open Robe and Petticoat England, circa Costumes; principal attire (entire body) Silk brocade, passementrie, chenille, linen-lined bodice Center back length: 65 in. Center front length: 40 in. cm) Gift of Mrs.
Rococo Period Dress - Gown and petticoat - United Kingdom (made) Date: ca. 1745 (woven) (made) (altered) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Silk damask, lined with linen, hand-sewn. Victoria and Albert Museum
Robe à la française, ca 1760 England, KCI Chinese-inspired (chinoiserie) arts were popular in the centuries as traders brought back exotic goods from the far east. In fashion and textiles,.