Thursday, April 12, 2012

Eye Candy: Stomachers

Silk/metal. British, 1750-59.
Metropolitan Museum
2009.300.2210

Silk/metal/paper/linen. European, 1750-75.
Metropolitan Museum
2009.300.1750

Linen. British, 18th century.
Metropolitan Museum
1970.106.2

Silk/cotton. German, late 18th century.
Metropolitan Museum
09.50.1144


Silk/metal/horn/cane (probably). British,
first third of the 18th c.
Metropolitan Museum
1986.300.10

Silk/cotton/metal. Britain, 1730-50.
Victoria and Albert
702-1902

Silver bobbin lace. Britain, 1740-50.
Victoria and Albert
T.80:B-1948

Silk/linen. Britain, 1730-50.
Victoria and Albert
T.708B-1913

Silk with fly fringe and self-fabric rouchings.
Britain, 1770-80.
Dewitt Wallace Dec. Arts Museum
G1991-472c

Silk satin. France, 1700-50.
LACMA
M.67.8.99

Silk/metal. Italy (possibly), 1730-40.
Philadelphia Museum of Art
1996-148-1a,b

Silk/metal. France, 1740-60.
Philadelphia Museum of Art
1975-135-1

1 comment:

  1. Eye candy, indeed! Wouldn't you love to have a simple, solid color dress with one of the silver or gold lace bobbin ones attached.
    No other jewelry necessary!

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