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Evening dress

French (Poiret)
About 1923
Designed by Paul Poiret (French, 1879–1944)

Object Place: Paris, Poiret, France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Satin, lace, woven

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Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Straight cut evening dress (about size 36); made of gold lace woven on blue background and having open-work horizontal stripes at regular intervals, draped slightly at left hip, short capes over arms with gold fringe, square low cut neck, lined with royal blue and copper shot satin.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. L. Earle Rowe