evening dress
evening dress
evening dress
evening dress
evening dress
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evening dress
evening dress
evening dress

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evening dress

Callot Soeurs, Designer (French)


Antiquedress.com, run by Deborah Burke, Stamford, CT; purchased by Amy Davidoff, Indianapolis, IN, 4 May 2005; given to IMA in 2007.

Object Information

designer
Callot Soeurs (French)
creation date
1920s
materials
silk velvet, silver metallic embroidery thread, faux pearls (coated hollow glass beads)
dimensions
back center length: 50 in. (sheath)
L: 94 in. w/train
bust: 36 in.
waist: 38 in.
mark descriptions
Label, white, at center of right side seam: Callot Soeurs / Paris / Made in France / Nouvelle Marque / Déposée / 929-30
Label, couture number: 30396
accession number
2007.71
credit line
Gift of Amy Curtiss Davidoff
copyright
No Known Rights Holder
collection
Textile and Fashion Arts
colors