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Woman's Dress, ca. 1790, English

Woman's Dress England, circa altered after 1795 Costumes; ensembles a) Dress center back length: 62 in. c) Textile: 32 x 52 in. x cm) irregular Costume Council Fund

British cotton, silk dress circa 1801 from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The skirt on the bottom is open to be worn over a petticoat.

British cotton, silk dress circa 1801 from the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The skirt on the bottom is open to be worn over a petticoat.

detail of 1795-1800 dress 18th century fabric

A block printed woven muslin open-robe, circa with fine trellis weave printed in blue, red and brown with delicate floral trails, empire-line bodice with linen inner panels and lining, bust approx Provenance: The late Harry Matthews collection

TextileTuesday: Elegant & delicate silver embroidery on white cotton gauze evening dress, English, c. 1805, KSUM 1983.1.27. Kent State University Museum

TextileTuesday: Elegant & delicate silver embroidery on white cotton gauze evening dress, English, c.

A Quick Museum Tour (With Dresses) | Sewing Empire - chemise a la reine.

A Quick Museum Tour (With Dresses)

French Ramoneur Short Gown, 1790s. Dark brown cotton ground hand block printed with four large sprays 3 in / 8 cm of flowers and leaves, in shades of rust, ochre, blue, green and black. Round gathered neck with woven ties, the fabric caught into pleats to give shape to the bust opening to reveal two flaps which secure to the centre, brass hooks and eyes, an addiitonal piece of chequered tape with a brass eye high waist, elbow length sleeves, the back with a V neck edged with a frill at the…

French Ramoneur Short Gown, 1790s. Dark brown cotton ground hand block printed with four large sprays 3 in / 8 cm of flowers and leaves, in shades of rust, ochre, blue, green and black. Round gathered neck with woven ties, the fabric caught into pleats to give shape to the bust opening to reveal two flaps which secure to the centre, brass hooks and eyes, an addiitonal piece of chequered tape with a brass eye high waist, elbow length sleeves, the back with a V neck edged with a frill at the…

French Ramoneur Short Gown, 1790s. Dark brown cotton ground hand block printed with four large sprays 3 in / 8 cm of flowers and leaves, in shades of rust, ochre, blue, green and black. Round gathered neck with woven ties, the fabric caught into pleats to give shape to the bust opening to reveal two flaps which secure to the centre, brass hooks and eyes, an addiitonal piece of chequered tape with a brass eye high waist, elbow length sleeves, the back with a V neck edged with a frill at the…

French Ramoneur Short Gown, 1790s. Dark brown cotton ground hand block printed with four large sprays 3 in / 8 cm of flowers and leaves, in shades of rust, ochre, blue, green and black. Round gathered neck with woven ties, the fabric caught into pleats to give shape to the bust opening to reveal two flaps which secure to the centre, brass hooks and eyes, an addiitonal piece of chequered tape with a brass eye high waist, elbow length sleeves, the back with a V neck edged with a frill at the…

"Old q-uiz the old goat of Piccadilly" features a young milliner, 1796

"Old q-uiz the old goat of Piccadilly" features a young milliner, 1796