Dress and underskirt (dress)

French (Paris)
about 1939
Designed by Ana de Pombo, Designed for House of Paquin (French, founded 1891)

Object Place: Paris, France


Center back: 132.1 cm (52 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Pale green silk and acetate with spangles

Not On View


Textiles and Fashion Arts



(a) Dress, full length, sleeveless. Bodice with V-neckline and satin-covered buttons down the front. Nine net inserts in skirt and one parallel to neckline in bodice. Scattered groups of four pale green sequins sewn on net. Satin snagged and discolored in a few places. “67732” written in ink on end of label.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Joseph P. Kennedy