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Black velvet evening coat
~Black velvet evening coat c. 1912 With beaded ornamentation, this coat was designed by the couture House of Worth in Paris. The founder of the House of Worth, Charles Worth, died in 1895, but the influential design house continued under his two sons, Gaston-Lucien and Jean-Philippe. It flourished under their tenure into the 1920s~
Evening Dress | Marie Cuttoli | Natalia Goncharova | V&A Explore The Collections
Evening dress (rear view) Place of origin: Paris, France (made) Date: ca. 1923 (made) Artist/Maker: Natalia Goncharova, born 1881 - died 1962 (designer) Marie Cuttoli, born 1879 - died 1973 (designed for) House of Myrbor (retailer) Materials and Techniques: Silk with embroidered silk and velvet appliqués with metal thread, bound with lamé Museum number: CIRC.329-1968, V&A
Sold Price: A rare and important Natalia Goncharova for Myrbor - December 2, 0113 2:00 PM GMT
Natalia Goncharova for Myrbor futurist appliquéd cocktail dress, circa 1924-5 Un-labelled Crêpe de chine ground applied with abstract metallic panels, richly coloured silks and velvets, with triple tiered flounces to one hip embroidered with gold thread bands, small weights hold the waistline in place to the interior.