An 18th century wool sack back
Lot 120
A mid 18th century sack-back gown (robe à la Française)
£1,000 - 2,000
US$ 1,700 - 3,400
amended
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
18 Oct 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 20169
Lot Details
A mid 18th century sack-back gown (robe à la Française)
Of cream wool and silk damask, the damask design of scrolling oak leaves and acorns, with a brocaded floral design in red, green and blue, with double flounced pagoda sleeves, and later stomacher, robings and silk ribbon trimmings (some machine alterations).

Saleroom notices

  • Cataloguing amendment: A sack-back gown in the 18th Century style - machine made from 18th Century fabric
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