Costume and Textiles
Woman's Dinner DressMade in Paris, France, Europe
Designed by Elsa Schiaparelli, French (born Italy), 1890 - 1973. Embroidered by Lesage, Paris, founded 1922.
Rayon crepe, metallic thread embroidery, pearls, seed beads
Currently not on view
1969-232-33Gift of Mme Elsa Schiaparelli, 1969
LabelThe embroidery design represents Saint Peter's keys. The same model, in blue, was owned by Lady Clark, wife of the British art historian Sir Kenneth Clark.