Woman Holding Hand Drum Japanese Japanese Postcard Association (Nihon hagaki kai), Overall: 13.8 x 8.8 cm (5 7/16 x 3 7/16 in.) Color lithograph; ink and metallic pigment on card stock; right edge is perforated Classification: Postcards Accession number: 2003.482 Museum purchase with funds donated by Leonard A. Lauder
Woman's dress American Early 19th century Object Place: American Dimensions Overall (dress): 139.5 x 65 cm (54 15/16 x 25 9/16 in.) Other (dress): 127 cm (50 in.) Length x width (sleeves): 66.8 x 20.5 cm (26 5/16 x 8 1/16 in.) Length x width (belt): 30 x 72.2 cm (11 13/16 x 28 7/16 in.) Accession Number 64.676a-f Medium or Technique Silk figured weave, silk and cotton linings, silk piping, metal hook and eye, and cotton tape | Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
1825-1830 American Dress at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - Patterned fabrics were really popular in the Romantic era of fashion. While the textile here is original to the period, a number of dresses were made by converting 18th century printed gowns.