Sports dress

French (Paris)
about 1935
Designed by Jean Patou (French, 1887–1936), For House of Patou (French, founded 1914)


Dimensions

106.68 cm (42 in.)

Accession Number

1999.462

Medium or Technique

Silk; plain weave; embroidered monogram

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cream silk shantung sports dress with short, slightly puffed sleeves, double rounded wing collar, with long shaped and tucked front panel. Embroidered monogram on left collar “CRL” in blue/red silk.
Label: “Jean Patou Paris”
Condition: good

Provenance

Purchased by dealer from private collection

Credit Line

Otis Norcross Fund