Pink silk brocade robe a la Francaise (1770-1780) Back view: Sack back open gown of rose pink ribbed silk brocaded with scattered multicolored flower sprays and small cream flower sprigs, looped cream silk fringe trim, bodice with pendant self fabric bands to cross-over and pin under arms, center front eyelets forlacing, skirt knife pleated to bodice, interior linen waist tapes and loops for polonaise effect, homespun linen bodice and sleeve linings, hem deeply faced with soft cream China si...
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LOT 505 GENTS FRENCH EMBROIDERED SILK FORMAL COAT, 1750-1775 Blue changeant silk having stand collar, oversized pockets concealed beneath flap, pleated back, all DECORATED in polychrome silk floral, embroidered buttons throughout. Ch-36, Sh-14, Slv-26, L-43. (Relined, embroidery losses-mostly around collar, buttons and front opening, faint spot and fade marks on back) very good. MMA. $2,040