The dress is knitted in orange wool, in a technique called Ajour. Knitting became very fashionable in the beginning of the 19th centry.


  • Title: Knitted orange dress
  • Date Created: 1800
  • Provenance: The dress belonged to a member of the Cederfeld de Simonsen family, Erholm.
  • Type: Dress
  • Original Source: National Museum of Denmark
  • Rights: National Museum of Denmark
  • Medium: Wool

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