Woman's hat

French, Paris
1946
For House of Lanvin (French, founded in 1890)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

52 cm (20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1979.197

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s short-back hat. Black felt with eight crimson, pink and yellow-orange silk roses at front; short-back brim covered with shoulder length net veil. Felt hatband tied in bow at back; grosgrain headband, elastic strap. Label: “Jeanne Lanvin, 22, Foubourg St. Honore, Paris.”

Provenance

Given as apparatus in 1965.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Agnes Mongan

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.