• Evening dress and stole

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

    Evening dress and stole; two piece, of light gray net embroidered with rhinestones, crystal beads, silver leaves and sequins: a) dress; strapless, sweetheart neckline, fitted bodice; attached narrow b…

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  • Dress

    Callot Soeurs (Firm) (designer)

    Dress, evening-style, of light green silk charmeuse with blue green side panels. V-shaped neckline in front and back; sleeveless; hem falls to knee in front, and to the ankles in back; irregular hem l…

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  • Dress

    Poiret, Paul, 1879-1944 (designer)

    Dress of light pink orange chiffon, with white silk underskirt and train. High-waisted bodice and overskirt embroidered with gold-colored medallions. White lace yoke and elbow-length sleeves. Train ba…

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  • Dress

    Kelly, Patrick, 1954-1990 (designer)

    Dress of black wool jersey. Mock turtleneck. Padded shoulders and long fitted sleeves. Front of dress features a stylized image of the Eiffel Tower rendered with silver-colored metal buttons on plasti…

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  • Dress

    Worth, Charles Frédérick, 1825-1895 (designer), House of Worth (Firm) (designer)

    Dress, evening-style, of yellow silk satin. Bodice (a) has low, wide neckline embroidered with silver-colored cord and rhinestones, trimmed with silk fabric flowers at front. Pattern pieces create the…

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  • Evening dress

    Mainbocher, 1890-1976 (designer)

    Evening dress; two piece, of light gray-brown tulle over a light gray-brown silk satin: a) overdress of light gray-brown tulle; sleeveless, square neckline; ruffle attaches at hip to mid-thigh over a…

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  • Dress

    Chanel (Firm) (designer)

    Dress, evening-style, of dark blue silk crepe, with gold-colored chain straps braided with dark blue leather; shirred bodice and pleated skirt ending in handkerchief hem; center back closure with sign…

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  • Dress with wrap

    Balenciaga, Cristóbal, 1895-1972 (designer)

    Dress (a) of green silk gazar. Strapless fitted bodice; natural waistline. Attached skirt balloons out until mid-thigh, then gathers in before hanging loosely to the floor. Side zip closure. Wrap (b)…

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  • Trapèze

    Saint Laurent, Yves (designer), Christian Dior, Inc. (designer)

    Dress of black mohair, with jewel neckline, self-fabric bow at center front bust, and short sleeves. Overall A-line silhouette. Hem falls just below the knee. Back fastens closed with black plastic bu…

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  • Ensemble: jacket and skirt

    Monsieur LaFerrière (designer)

    Suit of black ribbed silk. Jacket (a), waist-length, with wide collar, left front button closure, and long puffed sleeves, trimmed with panels of black and yellow wool. Skirt (b), floor-length, also t…

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  • Ensemble: jacket, blouse, halter, skirt, belt, and bag

    Dior, Christian (designer)

    Ensemble comprised of two interchangeable bodices, skirt, belt, jacket, and matching bag. Blouse (a) of brown chiffon with bateau neckline and cap sleeves. Halter (b) of red-and-black floral-printed s…

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  • Evening dress ensemble

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

    Evening dress ensemble; tow piece, of pink silk faille: a) Evening dress of light pink faille sheath, fitted at top and wide at bottom, with high round neckline and cap sleeves. b) Bolero- Pale pink f…

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  • Ensemble: overcoat with attached cape and hood

    House of Rouff (designer)

    Coat of pink silk satin and dark purple pink ciselé velvet with iris pattern. Fabric is gathered into crew neckline and edged with brown fur around neckline and down center front to hem. Embroidered n…

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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

    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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  • Women's evening ensemble

    Lacroix, Christian (designer)

    Women’s ensemble, evening; nine piece, of black and gold metallic lace, with ombre green and brown silk chiffon and iridescent ribbon trim of pink and green, embroidery and beading of gold and red on…

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  • Ensemble: dress and vest

    Balenciaga, Cristóbal, 1895-1972 (designer)

    Ensemble of green yellow rayon with silver lam floral-pattern weave. Dress (a) features a boat neck and scooped back; sleeveless. Columnar silhouette. Floor-length. Vest (b), of self-fabric. Scooped b…

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  • Sorbet

    Poiret, Paul, 1879-1944 (designer)

    Dress, evening-style, of white and black silk satin, pink chiffon, and glass bead embroidery. Crossover kimono-style bodice, proper left sleeve black and proper right white. Light purple, light green…

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  • Overcoat

    Worth, Charles Frédérick, 1825-1895 (designer)

    Coat of brown green silk velvet, with large all-over wheat pattern in light blue satin. V-shaped neckline; long sleeves with lace at cuffs. Loose-fitting silhouette. Decorative panels of guipure lace…

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  • Dress

    Miss Dior (Firm) (designer)

    Dress of white wool. Jewel neckline. Topstitching around neck and on bust. Two trompe l'oeil pockets with plastic button trim at bust. Back zipper closure. Falls above the knee.

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