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The splendor of Worth at the bal de la couture.

Image ID: 826020

The splendor of Worth at the bal de la couture. (1922)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The splendor of Worth at the bal de la couture.


: Woodruff, Porter -- Artist

Published Date

: 1922

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 31 x 22 cm. (12 x 8 1/2 in.)


: Written on border: "Mar. 15, 1922" Printed on border: "Gowns created by Worth" "Heavily embroidered (left) in opaque white beads and strass are both the corsage and train of this slim evening gown of white crêpe romain." "(On the steps) At the left is a gown of brocade with a Chinese design in red, gold, blue, and purple. (Right) A fringe of ostrich, a gold lace tunic, and a bodice and skirt of tortoise-shell crêpe marocain…" "(Above) ....
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Original Source

: From Vogue. (New York : Condé-Nast Inc., 1892-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Costume -- evening wear -- 1920s

Source Description

: 2 folders (44 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC COSTU-Eve-192

Digital ID

: 826020

Record ID

: 703696

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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