• 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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  • Evening dress

    Chloé (designer), Lagerfeld, Karl (designer), Ultimo (Boutique, Chicago, Ill.) (distributor)

    Evening dress; of black silk crepe with pink sequins: one shoulder dress, fabric drapes over proper right shoulder creating flounced short sleeve; close fitting, sheath style; knee length; pink sequin…

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  • Drawing: Dress with décolleté and draped skirt

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

    Drawing rendered in 2 shades of umber Conté crayon. On two sheets of paper attached by hide glue.

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  • Evening dress

    Gernreich, Rudi, 1922-1985 (designer), Harmon Knitwear (manufacturer), Bonwit Teller & Co. (distributor)

    Evening dress; of black wool jersey knit with sheer black silk chiffon insets: high neckline; long fitted sleeves; fitted bodice; deep V inset of black silk chiffon down center front from the neckline…

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  • Drawing: Ball gown with décolleté princess seaming

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

    Photostat. Design drawing of a ball gown.

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  • Evening dress

    Beene, Geoffrey (designer), I. Magnin & Co. (distributor)

    Evening dress; of black wool jersey covered in red sequins with black bead dots surrounded with small white bugle beads: high, jewel neckline, covered in a thick round band of small red beads; long cl…

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  • Dress

    Valentino, 1932- (designer), Marshall Field & Company (distributor)

    Dress, evening-style, of printed silk. Emerald green ground with design of black panthers outlined with white details. Some of the panthers' eyes are studded with rhinestones. High, rounded neckline a…

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  • Dress

    Callot Soeurs (Firm) (designer)

    Dress (a), evening-style, with net shoulder straps. Large pendant of pearls and beads hangs from neckline at front. Detachable train (b) of metallic brocade printed with birds and flowers in orange pi…

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  • Tree

    James, Charles, 1906-1978 (designer)

    Dress of light pink silk taffeta. Sweetheart bodice with thin straps. Fabric is shirred horizontally, with the shirring creating slight V-shapes from the bust to knee area. The bodice and upper hips a…

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  • Dress

    Worth, Charles Frédérick, 1825-1895 (designer)

    Dress, evening-style, of light blue and white floral silk moiré. Bodice (a) has scooped neckline, pleating at shoulders, three-quarter sleeves. Lace trimming at neckline and cuffs; additional light bl…

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  • Dress

    Balenciaga, Cristóbal, 1895-1972 (designer)

    Dress, evening-style, of black cotton velvet. V-neck; elbow sleeves; Empire waist; self-fabric bow at center front waist; inverted V-shaped pleat at waist; floor-length skirt; center back closure.

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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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  • Evening dress

    Hulitar, Philip (designer), Millie B. Oppenheimer Inc. (distributor)

    Evening dress; of black raw silk bodice, white silk chiffon skirt trimmed with black sequins and large stylized swirling horse design: wide scooped-neck, sleeveless; fitted bodice with a dropped waist…

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  • Dress

    Chanel, Coco, 1883-1971 (designer)

    Dress of dark purple blue silk net and crochet. Completely covered with tiny iridescent paillettes, which are sewn onto the yarn strands. V-shaped neckline with fold-over collar, which trails down the…

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  • Ensemble: dress and jacket

    Halston, 1932-1990 (designer)

    Ensemble, evening-style, of green silk chiffon. Dress (a) of halter style with multiple layers of chiffon, gathered at bottom of front and back neckline. Halter ties in knot at back. Jacket is a singl…

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  • Women's evening cape

    Mainbocher, 1890-1976 (designer), Mainbocher Inc. (maker)

    Women's cape, of black velvet trimmed with dark brown mink fur: attached turndown collar, collar and center-front edges trimmed with mink; velvet ties at neckline, hidden button-tab closure extensions…

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  • Evening dress

    Mainbocher, 1890-1976 (designer)

    Evening dress; of light blue-green silk satin embroidered with clear, blue and pink sequin in a floral motif: dress, high round neckline, sleeveless, fitted bodice, attached belt covered with pink seq…

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  • Evening dress

    Mugler, Thierry (designer), Stanley Korshak (Chicago, Ill.) (distributor)

    Evening dress; of draped and pleated metallic gold lamé: asymmetrical neckline, fabric draped over the proper left shoulder with a cap sleeve on the proper right; pleating at side seams that releases…

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  • Dress

    Mori, Hanae (designer)

    Dress of multicolored silk, comprised of a sheer caftan over a floor-length sleeveless dress; floor-length; light brown, black, red, and dark blue. Caftan has a round neck with smocking that extends o…

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  • Dress

    Chaumont, Marcelle, b. 1871 (designer)

    Dress (a), evening-style, of red crepe romaine. One-shouldered style with supplementary loop of fabric hanging diagonally over the body from proper left shoulder to proper right thigh. Floor-length. S…

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