Details
IMAGE number
CHH3080167
Title
Robe de Style, 1927 (back oblique, partial view of neckline), 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 4288 × 2848 px 363 × 241 mm 3 MB
Medium 1024 × 680 px 87 × 58 mm 1 MB
Small 600 × 398 px 51 × 34 mm 0 MB
Copyright
Out of copyright

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