• Dress and slip

    Vionnet, Madeleine, 1876-1975 (designer)

    Dress (a), evening-style, of gray silk chiffon. Rhinestone and glass beads embroidery on waist from front to back. Hem falls to just above the ankle in front and to the floor at sides and back. Train…

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  • Ensemble: dress, jacket, and belt

    Ensemble of dress and jacket of light yellow brown cotton crepe. Dress (a) has low V-shaped neckline; short sleeves; skirt attached at hipline with tiny pleats in order to create volume. Bolero jacket…

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  • Dress

    Rose, Helen, 1904-1985 (designer)

    Dress, wedding-style, of white silk taffeta, lace, and pearl bead trim. Tight-fitting bodice with back button closure; short sleeves. Full, floor-length skirt with lace panel down back; taffeta bows a…

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  • Dress

    Worth, Charles Frédérick, 1825-1895 (designer), Worth and Bobergh (designer)

    Dress of striped dark and light brown silk brocade and velvet. Long bodice (a) with portrait neckline trimmed in brown green satin; off white lace cuffs. Skirt (b) with brown green satin back panel th…

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  • Dress

    Lucien Lelong (Firm) (creator)

    Dress, evening-style, of green silk velvet. Ruching at center neck creates V-shaped neckline; draping at back. Elbow-length wing sleeves. Bias-cut, ankle-length skirt. Lining of green silk taffeta.

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  • Drawing: Wrap evening dress with cut-out shoulder

    Lopez, Antonio, 1943-1987 (artist), James, Charles, 1906-1978 (designer)

    Drawing rendered in felt-tip pen on drawing paper.

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  • Drawing: Evening dress

    Lopez, Antonio, 1943-1987 (artist), James, Charles, 1906-1978 (designer)

    Drawing rendered in felt-tip pen on paper.

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  • Dress and slip

    Dress (a) of light blue silk. Heavily embellished with floral embroidery in browns, blues, and greens; blue and brown beading throughout. Sleeveless. Trimmed at proper left shoulder with fabric flower…

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  • Dress

    Marshall Field & Company (distributor)

    Dress, wedding-style, of white satin, lace, and chiffon. Empire-waist bodice with lace under-layer. Low V-shaped neckline; front and back outline with band of white silk thread embroidery dotted with…

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  • Petal

    James, Charles, 1906-1978 (designer)

    Dress, evening-style. Sleeveless sweetheart bodice of black velvet; peplum of black silk satin comprised of petal-shaped pieces; and voluminous pleated floor-length skirt of white silk taffeta.

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  • Women's ensemble

    de la Renta, Oscar (designer)

    Woman's ensemble of black wool with a paisley trim; a) dress, pleated skirt, patch pocket and center front button closure; b) coat, fur collar with front ties and hook and eye closure; c) belt, blue w…

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  • Drawing: Evening dress with demi-cape

    Lopez, Antonio, 1943-1987 (artist), James, Charles, 1906-1978 (designer)

    Drawing rendered in black Conté crayon. On two sheets of paper flush mounted on an illustration board.

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  • Dress

    Versace, Gianni (designer)

    Dress of silk jersey printed with faces of Marilyn Monroe and James Dean in red, blue, yellow, green, purple, and black. Sleeveless. Chest and straps embellished with multicolored beads and rhinestone…

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  • Women's Full Dress: Mid 16th Century

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  • Dress

    Bohan, Marc (designer), Christian Dior (Firm) (maker)

    Dress; two piece, of dark grey wool: a) jacket, of matching material; round neck, long fitted sleeves, bodice is cropped just below bust; on front left side is a gray plastic button with gray wool bow…

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  • Dress

    Lacroix, Christian, 1951- (designer)

    Dress of printed silk organza; fabric features pink, red, and yellow roses and green leaves on a black ground. Strapless. Conical-shaped pieces are sewn to the dress with black bow trim just under the…

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  • Dress

    Dress of off white chiffon. Round neckline with rectangular cutouts. Sleeveless. Heavy silver-colored beading in a floral pattern at bust and thigh areas, and a geometric pattern of squares and horizo…

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  • Dress

    Dior, Christian (designer), Christian Dior, Inc. (designer)

    Dress (a) of light green silk taffeta. Bodice has attached shawl that covers shoulders and high back. Bodice fabric is draped, pleated, and tucked. Natural waist. A-line skirt flares out from pleating…

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  • Delphos

    Fortuny, Mariano, 1871-1949 (designer)

    Dress, evening-style, in blue silk. Dress (a) of blue green pleated silk. Tubular silhouette. Sleeveless, with a wide scooped neckline. Trimmed at side seams and armscyes with clear glass beads. Sash…

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  • Dress

    Chanel, Coco, 1883-1971 (designer)

    Dress of orange red printed silk crepe with pattern of green leaves edged in gold-colored embroidery. Wide, scooped neck. Blousing effect at dropped waist. Long, narrow sleeves with snaps at cuffs. He…

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