Ball gown "Soiree Fleurie"

Ball gown "Soiree Fleurie"
Ball gown "Soiree Fleurie"
Designer:
Date:
Fall-Winter 1955
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Satin, Polychrome Stones, Silver And Silver-gilt Strip
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1987.25.4a-c
Acquisition Date:
1987-10-01
Credit Line:

Bequest of Jeanne Magnin

Exhibition History:

Loan: Monsieur Dior, Musee de la Mode, Paris, 1987
New Look to Now, de Young Museum, 1989-91
Loan:Picturing French Style, Mobile Museum of Art, 2002
Loan:Picturing French Style, Norton Museum, West Palm Beach, FL, 2003
Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, Al, Picturing French Style: Three Hundred Years of Art and Fashion, Sept 6, 2002 - Jan 12, 2003.

Three piece ball gown. Oyster satin cap sleeve bodice with wide V neck, full long skirt and sash. Neckline and sash embroidered in silver and silver-gilt strip, polychrome stones and iridescent white and gilt loops. Matching shoes 1987.44.579a-b

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