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Woman's dress

Woman's dress. "Gabrielle Chanel, Paris" label. gray-green silk gorgette dress, chain-stitch embroidery; sleeveless, sheer yoke. Main design of interlacing diamond lattice embroidered in green and gold metallic threads framing crimson and gold rosettes; roundels, rosettes, and scrolls...

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Provenance

Purchased by Hulda Newell in Nice, France in 1925; gift to MFA, September 24, 1985.

Credit Line

Gift of Hulda Newell

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

French, 1923–25

Object Place

Paris, France

Accession Number

1985.701

Medium or Technique

Silk georgette crepe; embroidered

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes