Woman's Riding Habit

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Woman's Riding Habit

Italy, Venice, circa 1780
Costumes; ensembles
Watered silk faille, watered plain weave silk, linen lining
b) Waistcoat center back length: 25 in. (63.5 cm); c) Skirt center back length: 35 in. (88.9 cm); a) Coat center back length: 24 1/2 in. (62.23 cm)
Purchased with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. Dennis C. Stanfill (M.82.16.2a-c)
Not currently on public view

Bibliography

  • Maeder, Edward et al.. An Elegant Art: Fashion & Fantasy in the Eighteenth Century. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art; New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1983.
  • Phil Freshman.  Los Angeles County Museum of Art Report, July 1, 1981-June 30, 1983.  Los Angeles:  Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1984.