Attributed to Madeleine Vionnet (French, 1876–1975)
Object Place: Paris, France
145 cm (57 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pinkish red silk crepe with slender branch pattern, brocaded with clusters of blue daisies. Bodice of gray-blue chiffon, embroidered with red silk in chain stitch. Side panels of plain chiffon same color. Attached slip of chiffon and taffeta, matching in color. Hemline drops to points center front and back. Large blue and red plastic brooches, one on each hip. Bodice slightly soiled and brittle. By Madeleine Vionnet.
About 1922, created for donor by Madeleine Vionnet; gift of Mrs. Henry Bliss to the MFA (Accession date: June 6, 1962)
Gift of Mrs. Henry Bliss