• Fashion Through the Ages auction at Christies

    Sale 5945

    Fashion Through the Ages

    3 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 70

    A LADY'S 'MACARONI' JACKET OF GREEN STRIPED SILK AND AN EMBROIDERED SKIRT

    FRANCE, BOTH LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LADY'S 'MACARONI' JACKET OF GREEN STRIPED SILK AND AN EMBROIDERED SKIRT
    FRANCE, BOTH LATE 18TH CENTURY
    the jacket of striped two tone silk and satin, with silk fringed fronts and bustle, the cuffs with three blue silk covered buttons, lined with a charming patchwork of silk brocades in the French manner, the associated skirt embroidered with a border of flower-filled urns (2)


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