An 18th century open robe
Lot 379
A mid 18th century sack-back gown (robe à la Française)
Sold for £2,375 (US$ 3,987) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
24 Apr 2013 10:00 BST

Auction 21122
An 18th century open robe An 18th century open robe
Lot Details
A mid 18th century sack-back gown (robe à la Française)
Of cream damask brocade silk, featuring floral baskets, trimmed with silk fly fringes, the sleeves with triple-flounced frills, ruched robings down the centre front of the skirt, the petticoat pleated to the waist, the (possibly later) stomacher with applied bows, ribbon, lace and fly fringing.
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