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Evening ensemble
Evening ensemble
House Of:
Designer:
Date:
1970
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Dark Blue Velvet, Chiffon, White Ostrich Feathers
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1986.99.38a-e
Acquisition Date:
1986-12-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Thomas Kempner

Exhibition History:

New Look to Now, de Young Museum, 1989-91
Nan Kempner: American Chic, de Young Museum, 2007

Floor length velvet cape and skirt. Blouse and bow-trimmed sash of blue-grey ombre chiffon. Separate collar of ostrich feathers