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Evening dress

French
1927


Object Place: France

Accession Number

54.821

Medium or Technique

Chiffon and satin

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Sleeveless evening dress, with low waistline and straight cut bodice, skirt flaring toward bottom because of gaudets; pink satin slip, most of dressof black chiffon arranged in narrow vertical panels, each panel outlined with large rhinestones, pink of slip shows through between panels of bodice, pink changeable satin gaudets inserted between panels of skirt; low hip line amphasized by ornamental roundels of rhinestones based on lozenge around neck of dress.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton