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Woman's day dress

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Purple shot silk day dress with V-neck front and back and dolman sleeves. "Fichu" of ivory cotton wraps around shoulders and waist. Pleated purple taffeta band along hem of skirt with four large silk roses at front, back, left and right sides. Label: "Jeanne Lanvin Paris 22, Faubourg St....

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Provenance

Francesca Galloway 21 Cornwall Gardens London SW7 4 AW U. K.

Credit Line

Gift of Francesca Galloway

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

French (Paris), about 1914

Object Place

Paris, France

Dimensions

137.16 cm (54 in.); Legacy dimension: CB: 54 in. (137.2 cm)

Accession Number

1998.454

Medium or Technique

Silk, cotton; taffeta

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes