Woman's evening dress
Object Place: Paris, France
124 cm (48 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silk; Object technique not provided
Not On View
Made of compound black ribbed silk with stripes of pink and beige satin and vignettes showing single cosmos blossoms and tropical birds. Wide skirt, gathered all around. Bodice composed of the pink and beige stripes. Strapless cut, with metal stays in bodice; zipper closure back center. Nina Ricci woven label sewn inside bodice.
Gift of Mrs. Carlton S. Coon, Jr.