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Woman's evening dress

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Sleeveless, ballerina length evening dress, full circular skirt, wide round neckline, fitted bidice; made of figured white satin in design of slightly serpentine bands with irregualr edges outlined with gold bands alternating satin and cloth bands having small-scale flowers in white weft floats,...

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Provenance

Henri Bendel

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick W. Hilles

American, 1949

Object Place

New York, USA

Accession Number

54.801

Medium or Technique

Silk figured satin, silk chiffon and net linings with metal zippers

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes