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Sleeveless evening dress of black chiffon

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Wide round neck in front, deep V in back, bodice with slight fullness and skirt circular cut floaring widely at bottom; bodice embroidered in powder of long rectangular black sequins, plain black chiffon around bottom of entire skirt, waist length wing cape solidly embroidered with black sequins...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward R. Mitton

French, About 1930

Object Place

France

Dimensions

131 cm (51 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.816

Medium or Technique

Chiffon, Embroidery, Satin

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes