Callot Soeurs Dress - ca 1926 - by Callot Soeurs, Paris - Silk, silk & metallic lace, & imitation pearls & opals - Irises & water avens adorn this elegant dress - Indianapolis Museum of Art (jewelry inspiration).
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
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Evening dress Callot Soeurs (French, active Date: 1919 Culture: French Medium: silk, metallic Dimensions: Length at CB: 40 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Madame Veronique Wolf and Madame Frederic Bon, 1952 Accession Number: Front view.
Grace Coolidge’s Evening Gown Blue satin flapper-style evening gown trimmed with dark-blue sequins and gold glass beads. Grace Coolidge gave the dress to her White House maid, Maggie Rogers. It was likely shortened to be worn by Maggie’s daughter Lillian.
Vintage Fashion: 1923 chiffon, tulle, glass beads, and sequins dress. The discovery of the treasures of the tomb of Egyptian King Tutankhamun in November 1922 triggered a wave of Egyptomania in popular culture.