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
Evening dress French ca. Silk embroidery floss on silk net. Bodice lined with lightly boned taffeta has sleeves cut in T-shape kimono style. Gunmetal bead trim attached in the Luneville or tambour method.
G&E Spitzer of Vienna embroidered pink chiffon and ivory satin gown with day and evening bodices, circa Because of the high collar, I assume the day bodice is shown, but such coverage was also common for dinner and reception gowns.