Woman's 2 piece dress (robe à la française) - ROM2002_493_2


Woman's 2 piece dress (robe à la française)

Medium:Handpainted silk tabby, edged with lace
Geography: Made in England of Chinese export fabric
Date: c. 1745-1750
Period: Textile: Qianlong (r. 1735-1795), Qing Dynasty. Dress: George II (r. 1727-1760), Georgian
Object number: 925.18.1.A-B
Credit Line: Purchased by ROM Staff in memory of Evelyn Green
Not on view
DescriptionOverdress and petticoat made of silk handpainted in the Chinese tradition, which was coveted for fashionable gowns.
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