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Woman's evening dress: top (a) and skirt (b)
Date:
ca. 1930
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Chiffon, Silk Plain Weave, Silk Embroidery (chain Stitch), Rhinestones, Beads
Dimensions:
86.4 cm (34 in.) center back length (a); 105.4 cm (41 1/2 in.) center back length (b)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
2019.79
Acquisition Date:
2019-10-08
Credit Line:

Gift of Katherine Bakker

Woman’s two-piece nude silk chiffon, silk plain weave, clear rhinestone, and clear and nude bead evening dress consisting of: (a) Chiffon top with high v-neck and fitted bodice, long sheer sleeves with padded shoulders and slit openings at each wrist secured by snap closures, asymmetrical skirt panels gathering to points at waist, zipper closure at back; (b) Silk plain weave skirt with asymmetrical silk chiffon inserts at knees, hook and eye closure at back. Chiffon embellished throughout with clear rhinestones and clear and nude beads in circular and vine patterns; beads are secured by nude silk embroidery in chain stitch. No label.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.