Paul Poiret Coat, 1923 The Chicago History Museum has one of the larger collections of items made by the French couturier, Paul Poiret. This collection is so important that museums around the world request to borrow many of our Poiret items.
"La Rose d'Iribe" Designer: Paul Poiret (French, Paris Paris) Designer: Textile by Raoul Dufy (French, Le Havre Forcalquier) Date: 1913 Culture: French Medium: (a)silk (b) linen, wool, cotton Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 45 in.
Evening dress Paul Poiret (French, Paris Paris) Date: ca. 1925 Culture: French Medium: metallic, simulated pearls Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 44 in. cm) (b) Length at CB: 35 in. Dodge, 1951 Accession Number: b