Details
IMAGE number
CHH3080169
Title
Robe de Style, 1927 (front oblique, partial view of waist), Silk moiré, glass beads, pearls, metallic thread, Jeanne Lanvin, France
Artist
Lanvin, Jeanne (1867-1946) / French
Location
Chicago History Museum, USA
Date
1927 (C20th)
Description
Worn by Mrs. Charles S. Dewey when presented at the Court of St. James in 1927 while her husband was Assistant Secretary of the United States Treasury Department. This type of dress, with its dropped waistline and full skirt, is known as a robe de style and is the most notable design of Jeanne Lanvin's career.
Photo credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
dresses / garments
Availability
Dimension [pixels] Dimension in 300dpi [mm] File size [MB]
Large 2848 × 4288 px 241 × 363 mm 3 MB
Medium 680 × 1024 px 58 × 87 mm 1 MB
Small 398 × 600 px 34 × 51 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright
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