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Morning dress
1834-1836

Medium
cotton
Measurements
130.0 cm (centre back) 31.5 cm (waist, flat)
Place/s of Execution
(England)
Inscription
none
Accession Number
CT13-1987
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by Mrs R. J. McFarland, 1987
Gallery location
19th Century European Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Description
Dress in white with woven stripes and printed abstract diamond and floral stripe pattern in pale green on fawn. Bodice is plain with a wide scooped neckline. The Bishop sleeves feature ruching, caught with a loose band and finish with tight cuffs. The high waisted skirt is gathered. The dress is unlined expect for the bodice.