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    Sale 5422

    Fine European Costume & Textiles

    1 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 278

    A RARE WHITE COTTON ROUND GOWN

    C 1795-1800

    Price Realised  

    A RARE WHITE COTTON ROUND GOWN
    C 1795-1800
    white muslin with simple vandyked self-trim to hem and open edges, pleated sleeve detail and under-bust tie, the bodice lined in white linen


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    See: 'Fashion: The Collection of the Kyoto Costume Institute,' p141 for similar wrapped examples.

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