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Evening ensemble: overblouse, underdress, scarf, and belt
Evening ensemble: overblouse, underdress, scarf, and belt
Designer:
Date:
ca. 1912–1914
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Satin; Silk Plain Weave; Glass Beads; Embroidery
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1985.40.19a-d
Acquisition Date:
1985-07-10
Credit Line:

The Laura Dunlap Leach Collection

Exhibition History:

The Exoticized Woman, 1996 de Young
Beauty, Power, and Prestige: Textiles and Costume from the Permanent Collection- New DeYoung opening, 10/05

Evening ensemble: a) overblouse of blue silk satin; bateau neckline trimmed with green silk beaded and embroidered applique piece; narrow shoulder strap; beaded and embroidered peplum with deep scalloped hem; b) underdress; slip bodice; skirt of green charmeuse; deep scalloped hem; deep panel of embroidery along hem and center front skirt; c) scarf and d) belt of green and blue silk charmeuse.