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Jacket (Casaquin) and Petticoat. 1725–40. Italian, linen. The Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York.

Dress Date: Culture: Italian Medium: linen Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Purchase, Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1993 Accession Number: b

Robe à la Polonaise (Front View) Date: ca. 1780 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 69 1/4 in. (175.9 cm) Length at CB (b): 37 in. (94 cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Alan S. Davis Gift, 1976 Accession Number: 1976.146a, b

Robe à la Polonaise (Front View) Date: ca. 1780 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 69 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 37 in. Alan S. Davis Gift, 1976 Accession Number: b

"Round" gown of pre-revolutionary colonial New England circa 1760 -1780

copperplate printed linen in a floral pattern. Shown with fichu and engageantes. Worn by Deborah Sampson (Gannett), possibly as her wedding dress. (Dress with blue floral pattern on cream ground.

Robe à la française Fonction/Utilisation		Femme Auteur/Fonction d'auteur/ Datation/Lieu d'exécution		Anonyme entre 1740 et 1755 Titre		Robe et pièce d'estomac de robe à la française Description		Robe à la française composée d'une robe et d'une pièce d'estomac de robe à la française

Robe à la française Fonction/Utilisation Femme Auteur/Fonction d'auteur/ Datation/Lieu d'exécution Anonyme entre 1740 et 1755 Titre Robe et pièce d'estomac de robe à la française Description Robe à la française composée d'une robe et d'une pièce d'estomac de robe à la française

Rear view of a sack back dress, 1760s (brocaded silk)also known as an 'open robe'; the distinctive pleats on the back were sometimes referred to as 'Watteau pleats' due to the 18th century French artist Jean-Antoine Watteau's illustrated style in his paintings;

Rear view of a sack back dress, (brocaded silk)also known as an 'open robe'; the distinctive pleats on the back were sometimes referred to as 'Watteau pleats' due to the century French artist Jean-Antoine Watteau's illustrated style in his paintings;

Blonde, a-b pair of sleeve ruffles each with three flounces; c and d two fragments (pinned to dress: 43.1643a).

Silk bobbin lace fragment French, third quarter century France Dimensions L x W: x cm x 5 in.) Medium or Technique Silk bobbin lace Classification Costumes Accession Number Not on view

1770's French Dress

Gown Date: Culture: French Medium: cotton Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 58 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 36 in. cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1964 Accession Number: b

Silk velvet bodice/jacket and "petticoat" ca. 1718. From the Museu del Disseny

Jacket and petticoat ca. 1718From the Museu del Disseny (Fripperies and Fobs)

Taffeta gown c.1765-75, England. Gown of 'clouded silk' - silk taffeta with a warp printed pattern between woven stripes. The petticoat is of quilted silk satin.| Hopkins Collection, The School of Historical Dress.

Gown of 'clouded silk' or Icat warp weave - silk taffeta with a warp printed pattern between woven stripes. The petticoat is of quilted silk satin.

Linen petenlair or open bodice with compere fronts and sack back, Scottish, 1780–81  © CSG CIC

Detail on SkIrt-Linen petenlair or open bodice with compere fronts and sack back, Scottish, © CSG CIC

ca. 1750. silk francaise dress and matching petticoat. beautiful green brocade. French. MetMuseum

Dress Date: ca. 1750 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 63 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 40 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Robert Woods Bliss, 1943 Accession Number: b

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