Costume designed by Francine Gaillard-Risler for Annie Ducaux in the 1961 production of Jean Racine’s Britannicus. From the Centre National du Costume de Scene via Fripperies and Fobs.

An Adrian Black Silk Evening Dress, 1940s, with black feather motif beading at bodice, pleated insert at skirt. Labeled: Adrian Custom.

Designer: Gilbert Adrian (American, Naugatuck, Connecticut 1903–1959 Hollywood, California) Date: ca. 1950 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: [no dimensions available] Credit Line: Gift of Harry K. Lowe, in memory of Reeva Zenker Lowe, 1974

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