POINT DE GAZ EVENING GOWN, WORN IN C fine handmade needle lace in meandering bow & rose pattern, c/o 1 trained skirt, 1 sleeveless bodice w/ sweetheart neckline. sleeves included - removed when remodeled in
evening gown, Joseph, New York, royal purple panné silk with short-sleeved silk lace V-neck bodice asymmetrically draped in gold metallic mesh. High jeweled midriff band with clear center and magenta paste butterfly. Hobble skirt layered over short train.
Philadelphia Museum of Art - Woman's Evening Dress: Capelet, Belt and Slip Artist/maker unknown, French c. 1933 Medium: Ivory lace tulle with sequin embroidery, silk satin Evening Dress: Capelet, Belt and Slip