This is a Blouse. It was designed by Lydia Bush-Brown. It is dated 1905–19 and we acquired it in 1977. Its medium is cotton, silk and its technique is block printed on crepe (overspun warp) and embroidered using buttonhole and figure-8 stitches. It is a part of the Textiles department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Lydia Bush-Brown (Mrs. Francis Head).
Its dimensions are
H (from shoulder to hem): 85 cm (33 7/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Blouse (USA); Designed by Lydia Bush-Brown (American, 1887–1984); cotton, silk; H (from shoulder to hem): 85 cm (33 7/16 in.); Gift of Lydia Bush-Brown (Mrs. Francis Head); 1977-77-1