wedding dress (bodice, skirt, sash)
wedding dress (bodice, skirt, sash)
wedding dress (bodice, skirt, sash)
wedding dress (bodice, skirt, sash)
wedding dress (bodice, skirt, sash)
wedding dress (bodice, skirt, sash)
wedding dress (bodice, skirt, sash)
wedding dress (bodice, skirt, sash)
wedding dress (bodice, skirt, sash)

wedding dress (bodice, skirt, sash)

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Lulu Ostermann Goodall wore this gown of silk faille at her wedding October 11, 1892. It is typical a typical design of the period with asymmetrical draping and applied ruffles.

Lulu M. Osterman;{1} Mrs. Ralph C. Vonnegut (Natalia Beck) Indianapolis;{2} given to Indianapolis Museum of Art in 1970.

{1} This dress was worn by Lulu M. Osterman at her wedding to Walter Jerome Goodall on October 11, 1892.
{2} Ralph Clemens Vonnegut Jr. is the grandchild of Walter Jerome Goodall and Lulu M. Osterman Goodall.

Object Information

artist
Unknown
nationality
American
creation date
1892
materials
silk faille
dimensions
A) bodice: center back 20 in., center front 17 in., bust 26 in., waist 22 in., sleeve length 18 in., shoulders 11-1/2 in.
B) skirt: center back 63 in., center front 44 in., waist 23 in., hips 41 in.
C) sash: 32 x 11 in.
accession number
70.95.12A-D
credit line
Gift of Mrs. Ralph C. Vonnegut
copyright
Public Domain
collection
Textile and Fashion Arts
colors

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