Fashion From 1907 to 1967Wearable ArtMarie-Therese Wisniowski
A blog about Australian ArtCloth, Textile Art, Fiber Art, Prints on Paper, Wearables and Glossaries pertinent to these categories.
Robe Soir Jeanne Lanvin Couturier Hiver 1935 1936 Longue, encolure arrondie, manches ranglan très longues à poignets resserrés, taille froncée, couture milieu dos et devant formant un fourreau. Silhouette rappelant les anges de Fra Angelico.
LOT 578 SILK WRAPAROUND DAY DRESS, possibly LANVIN, 1930s - whitakerauction
Camel crepe with attached capelet having long sleeve cuffed with domed self button & loop closures, fold-back lapel, long self tie running through side slit, shaped self capelet top attached to a lace demilune. Unlabeled, couture quality tailoring. B-up to 40, L-44. (Missing one cuff button, faint fade mark on back) excellent. 840
Jeanne Lanvin appliquéd robe de style dress, c.1924 A robe de style with the original built-in panniers (side hoops). The full skirted robe de style dress was her signature look. Made from maize-hued velvet, the dress slips on without closures. The neckline and hem are accented with folded-back scallops of lime green satin. The dress is decorated with floral appliqués Made from silks and silk ribbons. A pastel ribbon forms a swag on the front skirt below the last bodice flower. Front 1