Robe de Style Madeleine Vionnet (French, Chilleurs-aux-Bois Paris) Date: ca. 1939 Culture: French Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 45 in. cm) Length at CB (b): 47 in. cm) Length at CB (c): 25 in.
CHANTILLY LACE ROBE DE STYLE, Black Chantilly lace, skirt front back w/ cascade of silk ribbon flowers (lace fragile, small tears); 1915 embroidered gold lame and chiffon wedding train (chiffon disintegrating, lame stained gold faded to silver) poor.
Evening dress (robe de gala) Jacques Fath Paris 1948 spring/summer Silk satin, embroidered by Rébé with sequins and beads Worn by Lady Alexandra Howard-Johnston (later Lady Dacre) was the wife of the Naval Attaché to Paris,