Dress and underskirt (underskirt)

French (Paris)
about 1939
Designed for House of Paquin (French, founded 1891)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

Center back: 113 cm (44 1/2 in.);

Accession Number

65.1263b

Medium or Technique

Pale green silk and acetate with spangles

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

(b) Underskirt in two layers: above, plain net, and below, satin with 4 hoops sewn on near hem. Grosgrain waistband. Designer’s label in seam. Net slightly torn near waistband.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Joseph P. Kennedy