Robe à la Française Date: Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 59 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, H.
Robe à la Française Date: Culture: French Medium: silk, bast fiber. The striped textile here is indicative of the change in aesthetics around 1770 to a more neoclassical taste, less florid the the silks of the previous decades.
A brocaded cinnamon satin robe à la française, circa with sacque back compères formed from joined panels of the fabric, ruched robings to the front, partly lined in striped shot silk, matching petticoat
Dress (Open robe and petticoat) (c. altered FRANCE Medium silk, linen Measurements (a) cm (centre back) cm (waist, flat) (open robe) (b) cm (centre back) cm (waist, flat) (petticoat) Place/s of Execution France
A fine gold brocaded striped silk robe à la Française, Italian or Spanish, circa with closed-front bodice and wide pannier sides with pocket slits, the silk woven with puce and silver bands within the textured cloth of gold stripes, Kerry Taylor Auctions
Robe lAnglaise Date: 178487 Culture: French Medium: cotton, metal, silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 63 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 36 in. cm) Credit Line: Purchase, Isabel Shults Fund and Irene Lewisohn Bequest, 1991 Accession Number: b