(Somptueuse cape de grand soir vers Stunned by the staggering beauty of this cape.is this velvet? I could just lie on this and close my eyes.the wild blue yonder with the soft pile rush of tall velvet.
Evening dress trimmed with metallic lace, Devoré, circa Wedgewood blue velvet cut to a gold satin ground. Metallic gold lace on bodice and underskirt. Rhinestone and crystal beaded appliqué on the front and back bodice and train
Dress, Evening Date: 1925 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB: 42 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Lewis Gompers, 1961