about the art

Reception Dress: Day Bodice, Evening Bodice And Skirt

Artist/Maker:Selina Cadwallader (b.1836, d.1886), designer

Date:1877-1878

Place:France

Classification:Women's Main Dress: Majority of Body/Costume and Accessory

Medium:silk, satin, lace

Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Murat Halstead Davidson

Department:Costume & Textiles

Accession No:1986.1200a-c