Fancy dress costume, 1911 Paul Poiret (French, 1879–1944) Seafoam green silk gauze, silver lamé, blue foil and blue and silver coiled cellophane cord appliqué, and blue, silver, coral, pink, and turquoise cellulose beading; L. (a) 50 1/4 in. (127.6 cm)
Paul Poiret. Opera Coat. circa 1924. Stunning cocoon evening coat of black georgette, hand beaded overall in lines of black beads switching to gray translucent beads with a geometric ragged edge formed at the color change.
Paul Poiret , Afternoon Dress and Hat, 1923 (Dress) Silk crepe de chine and velvet with silk and metallic thread embroidery; (hat) silk with leather appliqué and metallic thread embroidery
Paul Poiret: Fancy dress costume (1983.8a,b) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Paul Poiret at the The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Paul Poiret at the The Metropolitan Museum of Art | My Fashion Illustrations
Paul Poiret, Silk faille dinner dress, 1922-23. Yet another improvement on previous images.
Denise Poiret, wife and muse of fashion designer Paul Poiret...1928
Judiy Oswall modelo de Poiret 1913
Mantle Wool, lined with silk chiffon, hand-sewn ca. 1913 Paul Poiret This mantle is made of bright yellow wool and lined with black chiffon. Based on a deconstructed kimono, it is composed of two rectangles folded on the shoulders and joined on one side with a stylised bow. It illustrates how Poiret was able to combine with rare harmony the bold colours of Fauvism, the vision of Cubism and the exoticism of Eastern garments. The striking costumes of the Ballets Russes had made Fauvism…