Robe and petticoat Place of origin: United Kingdom (made) Date: (made) Artist/Maker: Unknown (production) Materials and Techniques: Brocaded silk, trimmed with fly fringe, lined with linen, hand-sewn Credit Line: Given by Miss Mary Hodgson Museum number:
Rococo - Robe à la française Medium: Violet and pink iridescent silk brocade Date: Country: Denmark Credit: Museum Purchase Paris was the undisputed capital of women's fashion from the century until well into the
From the Met Museum: Dress (robe à la polonaise), ca. 1780 French White silk de chine with hand–painted multicolored floral sprays. Dress (robe à la polonaise), American Yellow silk de chine with hand–painted multicolored floral sprays.