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Cotton

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  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Textile fragment, 19th century
    Cotton
    Length: 15.9 cm (6 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Sogo Matsumoto 05.056

  • Objects

    Coat and Dress

    André Courrèges, designer
    French, b. 1923
    Bonwit Teller, retailer
    American, 20th century
    Coat and Dress, ca. 1966
    Cotton piqué with plastic buttons
    99.1 cm (39 inches)
    Gift of Ms. Laraine Runci 82.118

  • Objects

    Dress

    Cristóbal Balenciaga, design house
    Spanish, 1895-1972
    Dress, ca. 1955
    Plain weave striped cotton
    Center back length: 31.1 cm (12 1/4 inches) a)
    Gift of Mrs. William C. Ford, Mrs. John F. Ball and Mrs. William Leatherman, The Elizabeth Parke Firestone Collection 1992.067.7

  • Objects

    Tent hanging

    Unknown artist, Indian; Mughal?, Golconda; Deccan
    Tent hanging, ca. 1645
    Cotton plain weave, mordant and resist-dyed, hand painted
    Length: 205.1 cm (80 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 37.010

  • Objects

    Shirt worn by Francis J. Carolan

    T. Hodgkinson, shirtmaker
    English
    Shirt worn by Francis J. Carolan, ca. 1900
    Monogrammed cotton plain weave, cotton novelty weave, and silk novelty weave
    Anonymous gift 82.053.1

  • Objects

    Lodden (Furnishing Textile Length)

    William Morris, designer
    British, 1834-1896
    Lodden (Furnishing Textile Length), 1884
    Cotton; plain weave, block printed
    Length: 162.6 cm (64 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Robert Fairbank and Mrs. Donald Crafts 1988.096.6

  • Objects

    Cocktail Dress

    Christian Dior, designer
    French, 1905-1957
    House of Dior, design label
    French, 1947
    Cocktail Dress, ca. 1960
    Cotton; printed
    Gift of Mrs. William C. Ford, Mrs. John F. Ball and Mrs. William Leatherman, The Elizabeth Parke Firestone Collection 1992.067.4

  • Objects

    Fleurs tropicales et palmiers (tropical flowers and palm trees)

    Unknown artist, French, Jouy
    Fleurs tropicales et palmiers (tropical flowers and palm trees), 1787
    Cotton, linen; plain weave, woodblock printed, quilted
    73 x 83.8 cm (28 3/4 x 33 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Francis Crosby Whitehead 68.051.29

  • Objects

    Man's wearing blanket (Chief blanket, phase II)

    Unknown artist, Navajo; North American Indian, southwest
    Man’s wearing blanket (Chief blanket, phase II), 1855-1863
    Wool and cotton tapestry weave
    Length: 179.1 cm (70 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 45.083

  • Objects

    Cushion cover fragment

    Unknown artist, Turkish
    Cushion cover fragment, ca. 1775
    Plain weave cotton embroidered with silk
    Length: 142.2 cm (56 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 26.023

  • Objects

    Dyer's textile pattern book

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan
    Dyer’s textile pattern book, mid 19th century
    Woodcut on paper; Cotton plain weave, resist printed
    30.8 x 23.5 x 2.5 cm (12 1/8 x 9 1/4 x 1 inches)
    Museum Collection 49.449

  • Objects

    Machine lace trim fragment

    Unknown artist, French
    Machine lace trim fragment, ca. 1925
    Cotton machine lace with metallic thread embellishment
    39.4 x 29.2 cm (15 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches)
    See Notes 1991.098.57

  • Objects

    Table runner

    Unknown artist, European
    Table runner, ca. 1910
    Cotton net with cotton embroidery
    Length: 182.9 cm (72 inches)
    See notes below… 1991.169.9

  • Objects

    The Monuments of the South (Les Monuments du Midi)

    J. Mallet, manufacturer
    French, early 19th century
    Louis Hippolyte Lebas, designer
    French, early 19th century
    The Monuments of the South (Les Monuments du Midi), ca. 1815
    Cotton; plain weave, engraved roller printed
    Length: 73 cm (28 3/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 29.266

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, French
    textile, 1770-1800
    Cotton
    22.9 x 23.5 cm (9 x 9 5/16 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.304

  • Objects

    Court wrapper (dodot)

    Unknown artist, Javanese, Java; Surakarta
    Court wrapper (dodot), 1890-1910
    Cotton, indigo; batik
    Length: 320 cm (126 inches)
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.473

  • Objects

    Marash textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Armenian
    Marash textile fragment, 18th/19th century
    Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery
    123.2 x 50.2 cm (48 1/2 x 19 3/4 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Herbert Fields 1993.009

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Indian; Pakistani; Sindhi people
    tunic, late 19th- early 20th century
    Cotton; silk; mirror
    Length: 66 cm (26 inches)
    Bequest of Isaac C. Bates 13.2314

  • Objects

    Furnishing Textile Length

    Mariano Fortuny y Madrazo, designer
    Spanish, 1871-1949
    Furnishing Textile Length, ca. 1920
    Cotton plain weave, resist printed
    Length: 264.2 cm (104 inches)
    Gift of Barbara Deering Danielson 82.308.48G

  • Objects

    Trim fragment

    Unknown artist, French
    Trim fragment, ca. 1925
    Cotton net embroidered with beads and metallic yarn
    43.2 x 17.8 cm (17 x 7 inches)
    Gift of Edward Cella 1991.122.5A

  • Objects

    Trim fragment

    Unknown artist, Indian, India
    Trim fragment, 19th Century
    Cotton net with metallic-wrapped yarn embroidery and beetle wing embellishment
    Length: 43.2 cm (17 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Albert H. Miller 41.016

  • Objects

    Suit worn by W. F. Whitehouse

    Hoar & Co.
    Suit worn by W. F. Whitehouse, ca. 1910
    Cotton double cloth, twill weave
    Center back length: 81.3 cm (32 inches) (jacket)
    Gift of the Whitehouse Estate 58.160.6

  • Objects

    Wari Tunic

    Unknown artist, Peruvian; Wari culture
    Wari Tunic, ca. 600-850
    Wool and cotton interlocked tapestry weave
    Length: 110.5 cm (43 1/2 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund and Edgar S. Lownes Fund 40.007

  • Objects

    Jacket worn by W. F. Whitehouse

    Hoar & Co.
    Jacket worn by W. F. Whitehouse, ca. 1910
    Cotton plain weave
    Center back length: 80.6 cm (31 3/4 inches) (jacket)
    Gift of the Whitehouse Estate 58.160.13

  • Objects

    Woman's dress (thōb)

    Unknown artist, Palestinian; Syrian, Palestine, Bethlehem
    Woman’s dress (thōb), 19th Century
    Cotton, silk: plain weave, embroidered, appliqué, braid trim
    Center back length: 128.3 cm (50 1/2 inches)
    Gift of John Davis Hatch in honor of Olivia Eggleston Phelps Stokes 1991.013.19

  • Objects

    Panurge in the the Isle of Lanterns

    Possibly Louis marin Bonnet, engraver (inciser)
    French, 1736-1793
    Petitpierre Freres & Cie., manufacturer
    French, 1760 - 1791
    Panurge in the the Isle of Lanterns, ca. 1785
    Cotton; plain weave, copperplate printed
    Length: 90.2 cm (35 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Constance Wharton Smith 58.165.54

  • Objects

    Happi or Hanten (worker's jacket)

    Unknown artist, Japanese; Meiji
    Happi or Hanten (worker’s jacket), late 19th/early 20th century
    Cotton; plain weave, tsutsugaki (freehand indigo-paste resist-dying technique)
    95.3 x 74.9 cm (37 1/2 x 29 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1987.055

  • Objects

    Clutch bag

    Roberta di Camerino, designer
    Italian
    Clutch bag, ca. 1971
    Printed cotton velveteen
    24.1 x 15.9 cm (9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches)
    Gift of Phyllis Feldkamp 1989.067.6

  • Objects

    China Poblana

    Unknown artist, Mexican, Mexico City
    China Poblana, ca. 1925
    Blouse: Cotton plain weave with bead and sequin embellishment; Skirt: Felted cotton plain weave; printed and with sequin embellishment; Shawl (Rebozo): Rayon plain weave with ikat-dyed patterning
    Gift of Barbara White Dailey 1996.84

  • Objects

    Hat

    Elsa Schiaparelli, designer
    French, 1890-1973
    Rose’s, retailer
    Hat, Early 1950’s
    Cotton, synthetic, plastic; net, cut warp pile, embellished
    Diameter: 22.9 cm (9 inches)
    Gift of Janet MacCausland 1986.132.2

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Swiss
    Textile fragment, ca. 1750
    Cotton
    Length: 26.7 cm (10 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.311

  • Objects

    Bandolier Bag

    Unknown artist, Cree
    Bandolier Bag, 1875-1899
    Linen plain weave and cotton velvet with glass-bead embellishment
    121.9 x 36.8 cm (48 x 14 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Margaret McCarthy 1991.027

  • Objects

    Dress

    Unknown artist
    Dress, mid 1920s
    Machine-knit silk lace
    Center back length: 114.3 cm (45 inches)
    Gift of L. J. Cella, III 1991.169.22

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, French
    Textile fragment, ca. 1780
    cotton
    Length: 38.1 cm (15 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 49.309

  • Objects

    Cloth (geringsing wayang kebo)

    Unknown artist, Indonesian; Balinese, Tenganan Pegringsingan; Bali
    Cloth (geringsing wayang kebo), 19th century
    Cotton, metal thread, indigo; double ikat (geringsing), embroidery
    Length: 203.2 cm (80 inches)
    Bequest of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 55.469

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Ghanaian, Ghana
    fabric length; textile length, 1960s-1970s
    Cotton; plain weave, machine wax-resist printed
    Length: 185.4 cm (73 inches)
    Gift of Robert Delson 1990.116.4

  • Objects

    Bikini

    Rudi Gernreich, designer
    American, 1922-1985
    Harmon Knitwear, manufacturer
    American, 20th century
    Bikini, 1971
    polyester; cotton; rubber
    67.3 cm (26 1/2 inches) (center back length) two pieces measured together for display, with 8 1/4” b
    Walter H. Kimball Fund 1995.008

  • Objects

    Dress

    Marimekko, manufacturer
    Finnish, est. 1951
    Design Research, retailer
    American
    Dress, ca. 1965
    cotton; plain weave, screenprinted
    Center back length: 139.7 cm (55 inches)
    Gift of Pamela Harrington 1988.027

  • Objects

    Textile

    Unknown artist, French
    Textile, ca. 1785
    Polychrome block print on siamoises (cotton and linen blend) plain-weave textile
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 41.020

  • Objects

    Women's shoes

    Unknown artist, Chinese; Manchu
    Women’s shoes, early 20th century
    Silk damask weave with silk applque and embroidery; sole of leather and cotton cording
    Gift of Phyllis L. Shelton 1999.40.3

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, German
    Textile fragment, 1750-1800
    Cotton
    27.3 x 19.7 cm (10 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.319

  • Objects

    Gazelle en Fer

    After Edgar Brandt
    French, 1880-1960
    Orinoko Mills, manufacturer
    American
    Gazelle en Fer, ca. 1925
    Cotton; rayon
    154.9 x 129.5 cm (61 x 51 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 1995.056

  • Objects

    Man's prayer cap

    Unknown artist, Turkish, Turkey
    Man’s prayer cap, early 20th century
    Wool, cotton; soumak (supplementary weft wrapping)
    17.8 x 16.5 cm (7 x 6 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Anne G. Cann 1992.058.3

  • Objects

    Textile length

    Unknown artist, French; American
    Textile length, 1st Quarter of the 20th Century
    Wool, silk, cotton; interlooped
    65.4 x 55.9 cm (25 3/4 x 22 inches)
    Gift of L. J. Cella 1991.098.5

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Indian, India; Gujarat
    Textile fragment, 8th Century-9th Century
    Plain weave cotton, hand-blocked printed
    17.1 x 13.3 cm (6 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 34.754

  • Objects

    Puppet Ballet

    Riverdale Fabrics, manufacturer
    Jacqueline Groag, designer
    Puppet Ballet, 1953
    Cotton; plain weave, screenprinted
    Length: 229.9 cm (90 1/2 inches)
    Edgar J. Lownes Fund 1998.80.1

  • Objects

    Blouse

    Crystal Fritz, weaver
    American, 20th century
    Betsey Alfred, designer
    American, 20th century
    Blouse, 1961
    Cotton; wool; synthetic fiber
    Gift of RISD Apparel Design Department 61.082X.5

  • Objects

    Reynolds coverlet

    Unknown artist, Indian, Golconda; Deccan
    Reynolds coverlet, ca. 1640-1650
    Cotton plain weave, mordant and resist-dyed, hand painted, block-printed
    Length: 269.2 cm (106 inches)
    Gift of the Glocester Heritage Society 83.023

  • Objects

    Trim fragment

    Unknown artist, European
    Trim fragment, ca. 1915
    Cotton net border embrodiered with gold metallic yarn
    47 x 17.8 cm (18 1/2 x 7 inches)
    See Notes 1991.098.27

  • Objects

    Mantle

    Unknown artist, Paracas, Peru; Paracas Peninsula
    Mantle, 299-200 BCE
    Alpaca wool and cotton plain weave with wool embrodiery knit stem stitch
    Length: 127 cm (50 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 40.190

  • Objects

    Shirt

    Unknown artist, American
    Shirt, late-18th century
    Linen plain weave with cotton ruffle
    Gift of Mrs. Guy Lowell 43.386

  • Objects

    Textile Swatch

    Unknown artist, French
    Textile Swatch, 1850-1899
    Cotton; plain weave, printed
    Length: 16.5 cm (6 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 52.320

  • Objects

    Textile

    Unknown artist, American
    Textile, Mid 19th Century
    Cotton
    17.8 x 25.4 cm (7 x 10 inches)
    Gift of William T. Aldrich 19.239

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Indian, India; Gujarat
    Textile fragment, 8th Century-9th Century
    Plain weave cotton, hand-blocked printed
    20 x 11.4 cm (7 7/8 x 4 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 34.756

  • Objects

    Unknown artist, Japanese, Japan
    fabric length; textile length, 1880-1910
    Cotton, indigo; resist dye, stencil
    Length: 175.3 cm (69 inches)
    Gift of Pamela Parmal 1987.098

  • Objects

    Textile fragments (pieced)

    Unknown artist, Near Eastern, Southern Caucasus; Northwestern Iran
    Textile fragments (pieced), 17th century-18th century
    Cotton plain weave with silk embroidery, pieced
    Length: 48.3 cm (19 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Gustav Radeke 15.118

  • Objects

    Dress

    B. Altman Co., retailer
    American, 20th century
    Dress
    Cotton and linen
    Gift of Mrs. Peter Westervelt 78.032.3

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, French
    Textile fragment, 1760-1800
    Cotton
    15.2 x 23.8 cm (6 x 9 3/8 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.316

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Peruvian
    Textile fragment, 1200-1500
    Cotton double cloth
    Length: 27.9 cm (11 inches)
    Anonymous gift 52.358

  • Objects

    Study for 'Front Pages'

    Helena Hernmarck, designer
    Swedish, b. 1941
    Study for ‘Front Pages’, 1981
    Handwoven tapestry incorporating rolaken technique, wool warp, and cotton and linen wefts
    Length: 83.8 cm (33 inches)
    Gift of the artist 1995.021

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Indian, India; Gujarat
    Textile fragment, 8th Century-9th Century
    Cotton plain weave, hand-blocked printed
    16.8 x 9.5 cm (6 5/8 x 3 13/16 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 34.755

  • Objects

    Nuno Me Gara (Fabric-patterned Fabric)

    Junichi Arai
    Japanese, b. 1932
    Nuno Me Gara (Fabric-patterned Fabric), ca. 1980
    Cotton, wool; doublecloth, jacquard, mechanical high-twist yarns
    Length: 297.2 cm (117 inches)
    Gift of the artist 1988.040.1

  • Objects

    The Crystal Palace (commemorative textile length)

    William E. Orme, engraver, printer
    English
    The Crystal Palace (commemorative textile length), ca. 1851
    Cotton; plain weave, roller printed, glazed
    Length: 69.9 cm (27 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Constance Wharton Smith 58.165.44

  • Objects

    Mat

    Unknown artist, Indian, India; Coromandel Coast
    Mat, late 18th century
    Cotton plain weave, block printed and hand painted
    Length: 133.4 cm (52 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich 37.006

  • Objects

    Flowers and Leaves

    Duncan Grant, designer
    British, 1885-1978
    Allan Walton Fabrics, manufacturer
    English
    Flowers and Leaves, 1936
    Cotton; cut warp pile, hand screenprinted
    Length: 279.4 cm (110 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 1993.024

  • Objects

    Trim fragment

    Unknown artist, European
    Trim fragment, ca. 1925
    Cotton and metallic thread lace
    88.9 x 27.3 cm (35 x 10 11/16 inches)
    See Notes 1991.098.59

  • Objects

    Robe worn by to William Trost Richards

    Unknown artist, American
    Robe worn by to William Trost Richards, ca. 1850
    Cotton plain weave, roller printed
    Center back length: 108 cm (42 1/2 inches) (banyan)
    Gift of Edith Ballinger Price in memory of her grandmother, Anna Matlack Richards and her mother, Eleanor Richards Price. 55.047.1

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, Huari; Peruvian
    Textile fragment, CE 500-900
    Cotton and wool pile weave
    Length: 31.8 cm (12 1/2 inches)
    Museum Appropriation Fund 35.767

  • Objects

    Mantle (hinggi)

    Unknown artist, Indonesian; Sumbanese, East Sumba
    Mantle (hinggi), 1900-1938
    Cotton; plain weave, warp ikat
    Length: 243.8 cm (96 inches)
    Gift of Mrs. Murray S. Danforth 38.201

  • Objects

    Textile fragment

    Unknown artist, European
    Textile fragment, ca. 1800
    Cotton
    24.8 x 26.7 cm (9 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches)
    Museum Works of Art Fund 47.303

  • Objects

    Dress

    William Kilburn, textile designer
    Irish, 1745-1818
    Dress, ca. 1790
    Cotton plain weave, block printed
    Center back length: 172.7 cm (68 inches)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 1987.028

  • Objects

    Louis XVI Restorer of Liberty

    Jean-Baptiste Huet, designer
    French, 1745-1811
    Christophe Philippe Oberkampf, manufacturer
    French, 1738-1815
    Louis XVI Restorer of Liberty, 1791
    Copperplate-printed cotton plain weave
    Length: 104.1 cm (41 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Francis C. Whitehead 69.136.05

  • Objects

    Fleurs Tropicales et Palmiers (Tropical Flowers and Palm trees)

    Unknown artist, French, Jouy
    Fleurs Tropicales et Palmiers (Tropical Flowers and Palm trees), 1787
    Cotton, linen; plain weave, woodblock printed, quilted
    Length: 69.9 cm (27 1/2 inches)
    Gift of Mr. Francis C. Whitehead 69.136.18

  • Objects

    Shirt worn by Francis J. Carolan

    T. Hodgkinson
    English
    Shirt worn by Francis J. Carolan, ca. 1900
    Monogrammed cotton plain weave, cotton novelty weave, and silk novelty weave
    Anonymous gift 82.053.5

  • Objects

    Woman's wrapped dress

    Unknown artist, Bhutanese; Drukpa, Bhutan
    Woman’s wrapped dress, 1950-1990
    Cotton and silk plain weave with supplementary weft patterning
    Length: 238.8 cm (94 inches) (overall)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2001.1.1

  • Objects

    Trio

    Lucienne Day, designer
    English, 1917-2010
    Trio, 1954
    Cotton; plain weave, hand screenprinted
    Length: 226.1 cm (89 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2002.48.1

  • Objects

    Furnishing cretonne

    Unknown artist, French; English
    Furnishing cretonne, ca. 1915
    Block-printed cotton
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2001.70.6

  • Objects

    Dress

    Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel
    French, 1883-1971
    House of Chanel
    French
    Dress, 1958
    Silk, cotton; machine lace, cut warp pile, net
    Center back length: 96.5 cm (38 inches)
    Gift of Ronald and Lillian Dick 2001.83.16

  • Objects

    Dress (day bodice, evening bodice and skirt)

    House of Worth, designer
    French, 1858-1952
    Dress (day bodice, evening bodice and skirt), ca. 1874
    Silk; cotton
    Center back length: 200.7 cm (79 inches)
    Gift of the Goddard family 2005.89.12

  • Objects

    Skirt Cloth (Kain Panjang)

    Unknown artist, Indonesian; Javanese, Java
    Skirt Cloth (Kain Panjang), ca. 1946-1950
    Cotton plain weave, wax-resist printed (batik)
    Length: 237.8 cm (93 5/8 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2005.82.1

  • Objects

    Ensemble (sweater skirt)

    Scott Barrie
    American, 1946-1993
    Ensemble (sweater skirt), ca. 1970
    Cotton; knit
    Center back length: 55.9 cm (22 inches) (jacket)
    Gift from the Arthur and Sybil Kern Collection 2006.81.3

  • Objects

    Zita

    Lynda Benglis
    American, b. 1941
    Zita, from the Sparkle Knot series,, 1972
    Cotton bunting, plaster, acrylic paint and glitter over aluminum screen
    87.6 x 97.8 x 34.3 cm (34 1/2 x 38 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2006.73

  • Objects

    Samarkand

    Jack Lenor Larsen, designer
    American, b. 1927
    Larsen Design Studio, design label
    American, 1958-present
    Samarkand, 1968
    Cotton; velvet, hand screen-printed
    Length: 165.1 cm (65 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2007.4.2

  • Objects

    Femme à Marguerite (Lady with a Daisy)

    Alphonse Mucha, designer
    Czech, 1860-1939
    Scheurer, Lauth & Cie, manufacturer
    French, 1813 - 1935
    Femme à Marguerite (Lady with a Daisy), 1898-1900
    Roller-printed cotton velveteen
    Length: 69.9 cm (27 1/2 inches)
    Georgianna Sayles Aldrich Fund 2008.9.2

  • Objects

    Furnishing panels

    Otto Prutscher, designer
    Austrian, 1880-1949
    Furnishing panels, ca. 1906
    Wool, silk; hand-embroidery
    Length: 264.2 cm (104 inches) .1 and .2
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2008.69.1

  • Objects

    Pride dress

    Liz Collins, designer
    American, b. 1968
    Gary Graham, designer
    American, b. 1969
    Griz, design label
    American
    Pride dress, 2003
    Cotton, synthetic fiber, wool; plain weave, machine knit-grafted
    Center back length: 276.9 cm (109 inches)
    Gift of Liz Collins and Gary Graham 2008.75.1

  • Objects

    Dress

    Unknown artist, English
    Dress, 1805-1810
    Cotton
    Center back length: 137.2 cm (54 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2009.3

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    Dress and sash

    Vivienne Westwood, designer
    British, b. 1941
    Malcolm McLaren, designer
    British, b. 1946
    World’s End, design label
    est. 1979
    Dress and sash, 1981-1982
    Hand-screenprinted cotton trimmed with cotton jersey knit
    Center back length: 88.9 cm (35 inches) (dress)
    Helen M. Danforth Acquisition Fund 2009.2.2

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    Manufacturer
    fabric length; textile length, ca. 1939
    Cotton; printed
    Length: 259.1 cm (102 inches)
    Gift of Pauline C. Metcalf 2009.25

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    Cashin Carry for Coach

    Coach, design label
    American, est. 1941
    Bonnie Cashin, designer
    American, 1907-2000
    Cashin Carry for Coach, 1962
    Leather, cotton, zipper metal closure; hand tooled
    53.3 x 30.5 cm (21 x 12 inches)
    Gift in Honor of Shirley V. Errickson, RISD BFA 1948, Apparel and Painting 2009.118.1

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    Women's shoes

    Maud Frizon, designer
    French, b. 1941
    Women’s shoes, 1980s
    Cotton plain weave with gilt leather trim
    Length: 25.4 cm (10 inches)
    Gift of John W. Wall in memory of Mary S. Wall 2011.22.2

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    Suit worn by Michael Strange (pseudonym of Blanche Oelrichs)

    Brooks Uniform Co., tailor
    Suit worn by Michael Strange (pseudonym of Blanche Oelrichs), ca. 1928
    Wool crepe coat with silk velvet collar, wool crepe trousers, silk plain weave dickie
    Center back length: 100.3 cm (39 1/2 inches) (jacket)
    Gift of Joan Avillez 2011.84

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    Ensemble styled by Motofumi “Poggy” Kogi

    United Arrows, collaborator
    Japanese
    Liberty, collaborator
    British, 1885
    Hello Kitty, Sanrio Co., Ltd., collaborator
    Japanese
    Paraboot, manufacturer
    French
    Ensemble styled by Motofumi “Poggy” Kogi, 2010
    cotton; printed plain weave (jacket, trousers, vest), cotton; plain weave (shirt), silk; satin weave (tie), leather, rubber (shoes)
    Gift of United Arrows Ltd. 2013.21.1

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    Untitled (Working Men's Educational Union textile length, "Jurassic Reptiles")

    Unknown artist, British
    Untitled (Working Men’s Educational Union textile length, “Jurassic Reptiles”), 1850-1860
    Cotton
    90.2 x 118.7 cm (35 1/2 x 46 3/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2013.18.1

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    Untitled (Working Men's Educational Union textile length, "Jurassic Fauna & Cretaceous")

    Unknown artist, British
    Untitled (Working Men’s Educational Union textile length, “Jurassic Fauna & Cretaceous”), 1850-1860
    Cotton, plain weave, printed
    90.2 x 118.7 cm (35 1/2 x 46 3/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2013.18.2

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    Untitled (Working Men's Educational Union textile length, "Dinotherium Giganteum")

    Unknown artist, British
    Untitled (Working Men’s Educational Union textile length, “Dinotherium Giganteum”), 1850-1860
    Cotton
    90.2 x 118.7 cm (35 1/2 x 46 3/4 inches)
    Mary B. Jackson Fund 2013.18.3

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    Group of 10 mounted shibori samples

    Unknown artist, Japanese
    Group of 10 mounted shibori samples, 1930s
    Cotton, paper; plain weave, shibori dyed (resist dyed)
    Elizabeth T. and Dorothy N. Casey Fund 2012.21.8.7

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    Man's hat

    Unknown artist, Central Asian
    Man’s hat, 1950 - 2000
    Cotton plain weave with cotton chainstitch embroidery
    Height: 10.2 cm (4 inches)
    Gift from the Estate of Ellen Cohen Fisher 2014.21.1

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    Man's hat

    Unknown artist, African
    Man’s hat, 1950 - 2000
    Cotton crochet
    Height: 9 cm (3 9/16 inches)
    Gift from the Estate of Ellen Cohen Fisher 2014.21.2

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    Man's hat

    Unknown artist, African
    Man’s hat, 1950 - 2000
    Cotton crochet
    Height: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 inches)
    Gift from the Estate of Ellen Cohen Fisher 2014.21.3