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Evening dress

French (Paris)
mid–1920s
Fanny Contempie van Rooten (mid 1920's)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

101 cm (39 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1978.132

Medium or Technique

Silk; Chiffon

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Evening dress of blue silk chiffon embroidered with clear glass beads around the neck, in three horizontal bands at the hem and on the eight tabs of the overskirt. Good condition.

Provenance

Maker is donor's grandmother.

Credit Line

Gift of Court van Rooten