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Evening dress
  • Evening dress
    Molyneux, Edward, born 1891 - died 1974
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Evening dress

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1938 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Molyneux, Edward, born 1891 - died 1974 (designer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk satin

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Madame Miguel Angel Carcano

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Black silk satin evening dress, consisting of a plain bodice with shoulder straps and a triple-flounced skirt.

Place of Origin

Paris (made)


1938 (made)


Molyneux, Edward, born 1891 - died 1974 (designer)

Materials and Techniques

Silk satin

Descriptive line

Evening dress of silk satin, designed by Molyneux, Paris, 1938.

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

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




Fashion; Evening wear; Clothing

Production Type

Haute couture


Textiles and Fashion Collection

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