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1826-1828 printed yellow dress (1922.1876)

Object Name: dress

Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England
Date: 1820-1830

Accession Number: 1922.1876
Location on Display: Gallery of Costume - 1F - The Age of Elegance
Image Copyright: ©Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • cotton
  • metal
Support
 
Technique
  • printed
Description

Day dress in two-tone striped yellow cotton, printed with floral sprays in mauve, gren and blue. The bodice has a high, round neck and gathers to a drawstring at the waist, fastening with three metal hooks and handmade loops. The sleeves are very long, cut full in the upper section and fitted to a deep cuff. The skirt, cut in three widths, has a deep bias-cut flounce below a piped frill.

Dimensions

Type: Length
Height: 128 cm
Width:
Depth:

Type: Hem
Height:
Width: 258
Depth: