Dress with matching jacket (dress)

French
about 1925
Designed for House of Worth (French, 1858-1956)


Object Place: France

Dimensions

96 cm (37 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2624a

Medium or Technique

Silk; Printed chiffon

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

(a) one piece dress with (b) three-quarter length jacket; printed chiffon; polychrome large-scale flowers on blue background; pink crepe and lace slip; bodice sleeveless with deep, rounded, pointed neckline; short skirt with uneven hemline and four groups of pleats and surplice in front; self belt ties around low waistline; the straight-cut jacket with three-quarter length sleeves; panels of rhinestones around armscyes of jacket; sleeves pulled and caught from rhinestones. Size 42.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lucy T. Aldrich