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Evening ensemble (jacket and gown)
Evening ensemble (jacket and gown)
Designer:
Date:
2001
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
White Silk Organza, Navy Silk
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
2007.34.75a-b
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

Slim long dress with empire waist. V-necked, sleeveless bodice(unlined) of white organza. Dress skirt with slight train of 4 ply navy silk crepe. Tie front bolero jacket of white double organza has notched collar, modified leg o' mutton sleeves with ruffles at wrists and black faceted buttons .