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
Italy - Short sleeveless dress by Sartoria Ventura, Rome (?) - Black silk satin and embroidered with glass straws in different colours. The embroideries resembles plants falling into the water, looking like fireworks.
* Evening ensemble Jeanne Lanvin silk, metal, rhinestones spring/summer 1923 : This Lanvin dress is very indicative of fashionable dress. Its intricate embroidery is unique to France while the spiral motif is a Lanvin signature.