Label: Doucet, 21 Rue de la Paix, Paris. Cream-colored silk chiffon and white cotton crochet; hook and eye closure; white silk satin twill-lining.
Bodice (a): highnecked with full, elbow-length sleeves and a two paneled skirt. Condition: good; extensive discoloration of lace at neckline; splitting in lining.
Skirt (b): the upper part of the skirt that lies under the lace panels of the skirt is made only of the white silk chiffon over the lining fabric. Condition: good; extensive splitting of the weighted silk lining.
Ball gown in two parts (bodice)
- French (Paris), About 1910
- Designed by Jacques Doucet, French, 1853–1929
- Paris, France
- 96.52 cm (38 in.)
- Medium or Technique
- Silk, cotton; chiffon, crochet, satin, twill
- Accession Number
- Not on view