1924-1925 Cocktail dress by Natalia Goncharova for Myrbor. Crêpe de chine with applied metallic panels, silks, and velvets. Triple-tier flounces at right hip, embroidered with gold threads. Small weights hold waistline in place inside dress. Via Kerry Taylor Auctions/Invaluable.
EVENING DRESS (architect 445) (Translated from Italian) 1924 EVENING DRESS FULL, MADE IN SILK BLACK AND GREEN APPLE WITH FLORAL EMBROIDERY IN THE TONE OF ORANGE SHADED. ROBE PARTICULAR, ARE THE BASKET 2, PLACED UNDER THE WAIST, HIPS IN. THE SUIT 'A PIECE OF HAUTE COUTURE.
Evening Dress: 1925, French, silk, plastic. "The 1920s marked the era of the flapper, who was known for her late nights on the town filled with dancing such dances as the Charleston and the Black Bottom. To accommodate this new lifestyle the fashions changed. A tubular silhouette became the mode as hemlines rose and waistlines dropped..."
Evening dress, Ohio, ca. 1927. Silk, beads, & sequins. There is no front or back; both pieces are identical. The chiffon is encrusted with a patchwork design of geometrical patterns with flashes of black sequins and highlights of bright red. Smith College Historic Clothing