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Evening dress

French
1930


Object Place: France

Accession Number

54.823

Medium or Technique

Silk; Cord lace

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Green silk cord lace evening dress, heavy green crèpe slip, cord lace overdress bloused slightly at waist line, wide round neck, short sleeves terminating just below shoulder, cut in one with bodice, skirt cut slim and straight in front, in back straight for most of length pointing in center back with full deep flounce forming slight train gathered at edges of point; shoulder straps on slip of broad yellow moiré ribbon; narrow stitched belt with rhinestones and green paste buckle.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton