Art Deco & Roaring - Evening ensemble House of Worth (French, Date: Culture: French Medium: silk, plastic Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 25 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 47 in. cm) Credit Line: Isabel Shults Fund, 2001
Late black and ecru embroidered lace gown and jacket. Example of how adding a shaped lace overlay can glam up an otherwise simple gown. The short-sleeved bolero ages this up to be suitable for the crowd.
Evening dress Madeleine Vionnet (French, Chilleurs-aux-Bois Paris) Date: Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Michael Blankfort, in memory of her mother, Mrs.