Object Place: France
76.7 cm (30 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Short, deep “V” cut neck, sleeveless, taupe chiffon foundation solidly embroidered with sequins, neck, narrow center front panel, and two lines from front hem over hips to back hem on deep blue ground with silver linear figure, rest of dress polychrome sequins arranged to curve in toward center front panel and shading from one color into next to suggest ombré.
Gift of Mrs. Robert U. Melville