Evening dress House of Lanvin (French, founded Designer: Jeanne Lanvin Date: spring/summer 1923 Culture: French Medium: silk, metallic thread, glass beads Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Albert Spaulding, 1962 - The Metropolitan Museum of Art
1920s drop waist Art Deco flapper dress embellished with a hand-beaded dragonfly panel and trimmed with a plum and green "shell" design trim. This piece was hand dyed using a distressed process enhancing the age and character of this lovely shade of plum pink. This is an original Bellasoiree Original. Via Salon of the Dames.
A pink chiffon beaded flapper dress, labelled 'Made in France for B.Altman & Co. New York', intricately embellished with silver seed-beads, large oval-shaped iridescent plastic sequins and with zig-zag design and smocking to hip area, bust hip