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Evening dress

Full-length black silk ribbed taffeta dress. Right shoulder has strap of silk, skirt falls in two parallel, slanted tiers of ruffles, lower on right side. Rhinestone and beaded bird at left side of waist with wings forming strap over left shoulder. Black silk bow tops left shoulder strap. Label:...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen M. Edgell in memory of his mother, Mrs. N. Stuart Campbell


Reproduced with permission.

French (Paris), Winter 1928–29

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; taffeta


Textiles and Fashion Arts