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Elsa Schiaparelli 1940  The bottom of this dress resembles the draped pouch at the front of the imperial toga called the sinus.

Evening dress Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, Date: fall 1939 Culture: French Medium: silk

Schiaparelli, 1937. Hand-sewn plaited gilt braid. Who ELSE would have thought to do this, much less execute it?

Evening ensemble Place of origin: Paris, France (made) Date: ca. 1937 (made) Artist/Maker: Schiaparelli, Elsa (designer) Materials and Techniques: Hand-sewn plaited gilt braid on chiffon foundation, lined with silk Museum number:

Elsa Schiaparelli, lato 1940

Evening blouse Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, Date: summer 1940 Culture: French Medium: silk, metal Dimensions: Length at CB: 26 in.

Worn by the inimitable Millicent Rogers, this jacket was designed for Schiaparelli's spring 1938 collection

Worn by the inimitable Millicent Rogers, this jacket was designed for Schiaparelli's spring 1938 collection. The silhouette, particularly the curved seaming of the back, is reminiscent of the spencer jacket worn in the early century

Elsa Schiaparelli evening dress silk embroidered and beaded cape name Apollo of Versailles from winter 1938 1939. In a sui generis gesture to one client, this velvet cape for Lady Mendl refers to her taste for eighteenth-century style and the spectacular, and celebrates the Apollo Founrtain and its proximity to her house in the Parc de Varsailles.

In a sui generis gesture to one client, this velvet cape for Lady Mendl refers to her taste for eighteenth-century style and the spectacular, and celebrates the Apollo Founrtain and its proximity to her house in the Parc de Varsailles

Elsa Schiaparelli suit ca. 1939 via The Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Suit, Dinner Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, Date: spring 1939 The diagonal scallop applique is sensational. Great way to make a very slim figure look curvy

Dress, Evening.  Elsa Schiaparelli  (Italian, 1890–1973).  Date: ca. 1939. Culture: French. Medium: wool, brass. Dimensions: Length at CB: 64 3/4 in. (164.5 cm).

Back Evening dress Designer: Elsa Schiaparelli (Italian, Date: ca. 1939 Culture: French Medium: wool, brass Dimensions: Length at CB: 64 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Miriam Whitney Coletti, 1984

Mae West “Peaches O’Day” blue dress designed by Schiaparelli made for Every Day’s a Holiday. (Paramount, 1937)

Mae West “Peaches O’Day” blue dress designed by Schiaparelli made for Every…

En 1937 Schiaparelli diseñó el vestuario de Mae West en "Every Day’s a Holiday" 30s style fashion couture purple long dress coat gown hostess

Mae West “Peaches O’Day” purple dress from Every Day’s a Holiday Purple wool dress with white and grey embroidery in vine pattern.

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