Costume and Textiles
Woman's Evening DressMade in Paris, France, Europe
Designed by Elsa Schiaparelli, French (born Italy), 1890 - 1973
Printed silk organza
Currently not on view
1969-232-49Gift of Mme Elsa Schiaparelli, 1969
LabelWhen Schiaparelli introduced the shorter, waltz-length dress in the summer of 1937, it was the sensation of the season.