Iowa Heritage Digital Collections
State Library of Iowa

Day dresses

Day dresses

Title

Day dresses

Description

Two day dresses with small sloped bustles, overskirts gathered into trains, heavily trimmed with ruffles or tassels, and stand-up collars. Right dress has coat sleeves with military-style frogging on sleeves, bodice is princess-cut leading into gathered fabric on derriere that forms the train. Left dress covered with long coat with diagonal line of buttons, three layers of lapels and cuffs, hat with feather and ribbon. (published by Le Journal des Dames et des Demoiselles)

Creator

unknown

Source

RS 21/07/009

Publisher

Iowa State University Library Special Collections: http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/index.html

Date

1878
2004-09-22

Rights

U.S. and international copyright laws protect this digital image. Commercial use or distribution of the image is not permitted without prior permission of the copyright holder. For permission to use the digital image, please contact Iowa State University Library Special Collections at archives@iastate.edu For reproductions see: http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/services/photfees.html

Relation

Fashion Illustration Collection, 1776-1979 (bulk 1804-1935); http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/21-7-9.html

Format

Fashion illustration; 22.9x30.5 cm
Printed plates, with mechanized color added

Type

Image

Identifier

21-7-9.Barton.8-24-1
http://cdm16001.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15031coll10/id/187