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Ensemble: (a) evening dress, (b) petticoat, (c) stole, (d, e) armbands, and (f) basque
Ensemble: (a) evening dress, (b) petticoat, (c) stole, (d, e) armbands, and (f) basque
Date:
ca. 1951
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Gazar, Wool, And Taffeta
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Sale: 1890-1990 Vente des robes du soir haute couture, accessories et art graphiques de mode, Joel M. Millon & Claude Robert, Paris, Drouot Richelieu, 6/5/91, Lot 107

Accession Number:
1992.46.3a-f
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-11
Credit Line:

Bequest of Elise S. Haas

Ensemble of silk gazar and wool: strapless (a) evening dress; boned bodice; two part skirt: false overskirt curves away to side seams from faux bow tie at center front waist and falls in flat panel along back; front underskirt embellished allover with fringe cut self fabric 'feathers;' (b) black tafetta petticoat; black wool (c) stole trimmed with cut wool 'feathers; ' (d, e) armbands trimmed with the cut fringe self-fabric feathers; buckram (f) basque.