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"En Plein Cœur - Robe du soir, de Paul Poiret," plate 12 from Gazette du Bon Ton, Volume 1, No. 2

Voici, de Paul Poiret, une robe du soir en velours noir garnie de jais; les panneaux sont doublés de crêpe de Chine vert.


By 1952, William Morris Hunt Memorial Library; accessioned by MFA, Boston, February 12, 2004

Credit Line

Transferred from the William Morris Hunt Memorial Library


© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

French, March 1922

Object Place

Paris, France


Overall: 25.4 x 19.1 cm (10 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Lithograph with hand-applied color (pochoir)


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Books and manuscripts, Books