Ikat fabric handdyed with vegetable dyes. South India.
A Callot Soeurs couture beaded acid green velvet orientalist dress, circa 1923. un-labelled, the lower skirt of pale pink velvet embroidered and beaded in roundels, the scalloped hem with tasselled points
A striped chine taffeta robe à la Française, 1770s. the silk woven in shades of green pink and ivory, the open robe with closed front bodice, linen linings, double engageants, pinked furbelows to the skirt edging, with matching petticoat