France Man’s Vest, Costume/clothing principle attire/upper body, Linen canvas with silk needlepoint, linen plain weave with silk supplementary-warp cut-pile trim and silk embroidery, Center back length: 26 in.
This is a French bicorne hat featuring the tri-colored cockade from the The tri-colored cockade was worn as a symbol of the revolution and French freedom. This piece is part of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art's collection.
Waistcoat, France or England, Silk faille with supplementary metallic wefts; silk embroidery in satin and stem stitches and couched metal-wrapped threads; metallic purls and sequins; cotton plain weave lining.
AN SACK-BACK OPEN ROBE WITH PETTICOATS, CIRCA the azure blue silk woven with a polychrome floral bouquet and ribbon motif, the robe with ruched trim and flybraid detail, the sleeves with exaggerated deep ruffle, with matching petticoat.