Century One of few dresses that open the full length of the skirt. Lucas Cranach the Elder, Barbara, Duchess of Saxony, 1500 This is either after Cranach, or the sketch prior to the painting which is only hip length.
Lower garment made in half of century, Walcher, Werke der Volkunst I, 1923 Check source book for more information! Does Lower Garment mean Underwear? The German word for smock might translate as lower garment.