Woman's Polonaise Dress

circa 1875

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

  • Title: Woman's Polonaise Dress
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: circa 1875
  • Location: England
  • Physical Dimensions: A) Bodice Center back length: 11 1/2 in. (29.21 cm); B) Dickey Center back length B: 16 1/2 in. (41.91 cm); C) Skirt Center back length: 51 in. (129.54 cm); D) Underskirt Center back length: 41 in. (104.14 cm); E) Polonaise Overskirt Center back length: 50 in. (127 cm); F) Bow Overall: 3 3/4 x 6 5/8 in. (9.525 x 16.8275 cm)
  • Medium: Cotton plain weave with wool of discontinuous supplemental weft, silk satin ribbon, and machine lace
  • Object Classification: Costumes
  • Full Title: Woman's Polonaise Dress
  • Curatorial Area: Costume and Textiles
  • Credit Line: Purchased with funds provided by Suzanne A. Saperstein and Michael and Ellen Michelson, with additional funding from the Costume Council, the Edgerton Foundation, Gail and Gerald Oppenheimer, Maureen H. Shapiro, Grace Tsao, and Lenore and Richard Wayne
  • Chronology: 1851-1900
  • Artwork Accession Number: M.2007.211.777a-f

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