Dressing gown Date: ca. 1880 Culture: American or European Medium: silk Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of the Misses Carrie, Florine & Ettie Stettheimer, 1941 Accession Number:
This dressing gown is an example of at-home-wear that became especially prevalent when it became acceptable to receive intimate guests in an informal manner. It is made of beautiful fabric that is more distinctive than the popular paisley patterns and it has an elegant form due to its construction details
Dressing gown Date: ca. 1875 Culture: American Medium: wool, silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 57 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs.
Dressing Gown, European (probably), wool. "though the fabric used to make this robe appears to be a blanket, it is an expensive, high-styled garment which belonged to a fashionable woman and was undoubtedly made in a custom dressmaking or couture house.