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Evening dress

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


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

French, About 1923

Object Place

Paris, Poiret, France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Satin, lace, woven


Textiles and Fashion Arts