A Callot Soeurs couture ivory tulle and bronze lame flapper dress, Summer, 1927, with matching oyster pink satin slip, the bodice adorned with silver and opalescent sequins, fine gold strip areas to the ground, the dropped lame waistband applied with curving tulle skirt panels. From wedding trousseau. Kerry Taylor Auctions.
Evening gown, Poiret, circa Old gold lamé embossed vertically. Sari-type belt of coral crêpe and lurex thread with frieze-like motifs that wraps around the hips, is thrown over the shoulder, and ends in a train. Via Beaussant Lefèvre.
Evening dress Date: Culture: American Medium: silk, rhinestones Dimensions: Length at CB: 48 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs.
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