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Woman's Dinner Dress

Designed by Elsa Schiaparelli, French (born Italy), 1890 - 1973. Designed in collaboration with Salvador Dalí, Spanish, 1904 - 1989.

Geography:
Made in Paris, France, Europe

Date:
February 1937

Medium:
Printed silk organza, synthetic horsehair

Dimensions:
Center Front Length: 52 inches (132.1 cm) Waist: 22 inches (55.9 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Costume and Textiles

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1969-232-52

Credit Line:
Gift of Mme Elsa Schiaparelli, 1969

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Label:
Wallis Simpson included this model in the trousseau she purchased from Schiaparelli prior to her marriage to the Duke of Windsor.