Pair of Engageantes

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Pair of Engageantes

France, circa 1770
Costumes; Accessories
Linen point d'Alençon needle lace
a-b) 8 3/4 x 47 1/4 in. (22.23 x 120.02 cm); c) 6 1/8 x 38 1/2 in. (15.56 x 97.79 cm); d) 6 3/4 x 42 in. (17.15 x 106.68 cm); e) 6 1/4 x 42 3/4 in. (15.87 x 108.58 cm); f) 5 1/4 x 38 in. (13.35 x 96.52 cm)
Costume Council Fund (M.81.143.2a-f)
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.