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Evening dress
  • Evening dress
    Lanvin, Jeanne, born 1867 - died 1946
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Evening dress

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1933 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Lanvin, Jeanne, born 1867 - died 1946 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Double silk georgette embroidered with sequins

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr Vern Lambert

  • Museum number:

    T.283-1974

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Evening dress of double-silk georgette, cut on the bias, with the breast completely covered with silver sequins which also trim the streamers hanging from the shoulder straps.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

1933 (made)

Artist/maker

Lanvin, Jeanne, born 1867 - died 1946 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Double silk georgette embroidered with sequins

Descriptive line

Evening dress of embroidered silk georgette, designed by Jeanne Lanvin, Paris, winter 1933.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Fashion : An Anthology by Cecil Beaton. London : H.M.S.O., 1971

Materials

Silk georgette; Sequins

Categories

Fashion; Evening wear; Clothing

Production Type

Haute couture

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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