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Afternoon dress

French (Havet)
About 1926


Object Place: France

Dimensions

115 cm (45 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.819

Medium or Technique

Silk; Crèpe, Satin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dress cut straight with short skirt, long sleeves, surplice front, deep black silk fringe on bottom of dress and slip arranged in scallops; the slip made with satin face out, bodice made with crèpe side out except for lower part of sleeves and around neck, ornament of orange and green silk cord and rhinestones on left hip; woven label, AGNES Haute Couture Made In France Havet 7 Rue Auber.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton