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Evening ensemble: jacket and dress
Evening ensemble: jacket and dress
Date:
ca. 1939
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Jersey, Crepe De Chine, And Sequins
Dimensions:
157.5 cm (62 in.) length; 58.4 cm (23 in.) waist; 292.1 cm (115 in.) hem; 35.6 cm (14 in.) shoulder to waist
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Provenance:

Worn by Mrs. Lee Whittier, 650 Landor Lane, Pasadena, CA

Accession Number:
56.35.13a-b
Acquisition Date:
1956-08-17
Credit Line:

Gift of I. Magnin & Company

Exhibition History:

Cyril Magnin Tribute, 1984

Floor length black jersey dress with long sleeves, draped bodice with sweetheart neckline, shoulder pads. Fully lined in black silk crepe. Short tailored jacket of sequins on net with wide tuxedo collar and long sleeves. Single hook & eye fastening at waist trimmed with two non-functioning sequined buttons.