Pair of Engageantes

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Pair of Engageantes

Probably England, circa 1760
Costumes; Accessories
Linen embroidery (satin and darning stitches) on cotton ground
13 3/4 x 7 3/8 in. (34.93 x 18.73 cm) each
Costume Council Fund (M.81.143.4a-b)
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.