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Evening jacket

French
1925


Object Place: France

Dimensions

69 cm (27 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.430

Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Dark and light blue and dark/light blue heather mixture voided silk velvet on ecru silk chiffon ground in Art Deco motifs. Unconstructed jacket gathered at shoulder line, collarless neckline, open front curving away, dolman sleeves. Condition: poorly reconstructed from other garment; chiffon worn, some stains. Worn by Jean Watt Gorely (Mrs. Charles P. Gorely Jr.).

Credit Line

Gift of Barbara Gorely Teller