Woman's evening dress
Designed for House of Worth (French, 1858-1956)
Object Place: Paris, France
111.76 cm (44 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Worth label. Cream silk satin underskirt; 5-tiered cream tulle overskirt with metallic border embroidery ending in long streamers; garland of silver metallic flowers and leaves at waist. Cream lace and tulle bodice with silver metallic trim and tulle frill with silver metallic embroidery around neckline. Pale pink chenille and net wired dragonfly with paste and glass bead ornament attached to left shoulder. Condition: good; some discoloration around neck and armholes; some tarnishing.
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