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Chintz Gown

Chintz is glazed calico cloth printed with flowers and other patterns in different colors. Unglazed calico is called “cretonne”. The word Calico is derived from the name of the Indian city Calicut, to which it had a manufacturing association

Dress 1801 The Los Angeles County Museum of Art

England Woman’s Dress, circa 1801 Costume/clothing principle attire/entire body, Ribbed silk, stamped silk velvet, Center back length: 64 in.

1770 - 1790 | Cotton, Linen, Metal | Snowshill Manor © National Trust / Simon Harris National Trust

Open robe - Block printed and pencilled cotton. Delicate trailing stems with pointed, petalled flowers. Madder hues with yellow and blue pencilling. Nancy Bradfield 'Costume in Detail'

Black Silk Net Evening Gown. Regency Jane Austen era  #timetravelcostumes @TimeTravelStyle

Black silk net evening dress, English, about over reproduction silk under-dress.

Hopkins5 Silk Gown of sarcenet circa 1812.

Collections

The School of Historical Dress - The Hopkins Collection. Silk gown Gown of sarcenet, a lightweight plain-weave silk.

Florine. Printed Indienne open dress with linen skirt, England,1795. This dress had been altered from a Robe a l'Anglaise circa 1785). Private collection Barreto-Lancaster

Florine ~ Printed Indienne open dress with linen skirt ~ England ~ 1795 ~ This dress had been altered from a Robe a l'Anglaise circa 1785 ~ Private collection Barreto-Lancaster

One piece dress in silver and blue shot silk with dark blue flower pattern.  This regency style blue and silver shot silk dress dates from about 1810-1813. http://www.australiandressregister.org/

One piece dress in silver and blue shot silk with dark blue flower pattern. This regency style blue and silver shot silk dress dates from about

Dress | Museum of London

Green (teal) Plain Weave Cotton Dress with printed floral pattern (chintz) and apron/drop front closure.

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