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    #MadeleineVionnet (#French, 1876–1975). Wedding Ensemble. French, 1929. The Metropolitan #Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. Ivan Heukelom Winn, 1974 (1974.261a–c)

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    Wedding Dress Madeleine Vionnet, 1929 The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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    madeleine vionnet silk wedding gown | 1929 | #vintage #1920s #fashion

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Evening gown, 1939 Madeleine Vionnet (French, 1876–1975) Pale pink lamé and black silk lace appliquéd with black silk velvet

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Cocktail Dress Madeleine Vionnet (French, Chilleurs-aux-Bois 1876–1975 Paris) Date: early 1920s Culture: French Medium: silk, metallic thread, net

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Madeleine Vionnet: Evening dress (C.I.52.18.4) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

~Evening dress Madeleine Vionnet (French, Chilleurs-aux-Bois 1876–1975 Paris) Date: 1933–37 Culture: French Medium: silk~

Dress, Evening Madeleine Vionnet  (French, Chilleurs-aux-Bois 1876–1975 Paris) Date: ca. 1929 Culture: French Medium: silk

Two 1938 silver lamé and ivory silk net evening dresses by Madeleine Vionnet. They were donated to the museum by Mrs. Harrison Williams in 1946. In December 1933, Chanel, Lanvin, Lucien Lelong, Vionnet, Balenciaga, Edward Molyneux, and Mainbocher named Mrs. Harrison Williams the "Best Dressed Woman in the World." | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Evening dresses, 1938-39. Unlike other designers of the times, her dresses defied copying. To obtain the patterns her designs would have to be unassembled and laid flat in order to be understood. Some of her dresses, shapeless on the hanger, only made sense when viewed on the body and some even required instructions to wear!

Vionnet Dress - c- 1933 - by Madeleine Vionnet, France - Black rayon jersey one-piece dress; vermillion silk crepe sash; bias cut - Gift of the Estate of Tina Chaw - ~ Watsonette