Ceil Chapman - Robe de Cocktail et Châle - Organza de Soie Bleu et Ivoire - 1949
CEIL CHAPMAN RED BALLGOWN, 1948-1952 Labeled, garnet red velvet, wide shoulder straps, fitted bodice w/ front & back piped V points, fabric softly ruched over breasts, full length circle skirt, heavy stiffened facing in skirt. Front
Evening Gown (back view), House of Worth (founded 1858), Paris: ca. 1898, French, silk taffeta, silk chiffon, embroidery. Belonged to Queen Alexandrine of Denmark.