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Evening ensemble: top, skirt, and sweater
Designer:
Designer:
Date:
late 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Satin With Lace And Ribbon; Silk Chiffon; Cashmere Wool With Metal Buttons
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
2007.34.83a-c
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. Thomas L. Kempner

Exhibition History:

Nan Kempner: American Chic, Costume Institute, NYC, 2006-7
Nan Kempner: American Chic, 2007

Corset styled evening top by Valentino. Black cashmere sweater and chiffon skirt by Chanel. Top of white charmeuse panels, some pleated, with inset panels of lace. Faux lacing center front with black satin ribbon, white chiffon collar wings front and back trimmed with lace. Sheer midcalf skirt of flying panels, free from top of thigh ( no label). Long cardigan with pockets and silver buttons stamped with four-leaf clovers.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.