Dance Dress 1954: Une fée. Fantastic costume of medieval style. With Brown faille strapless long dress, trimmed with feathers and leaves in green tulle; sleeves adorned with Ivy and pink flowers. Painted pink and green silk skirt covered with green tulle with panels in silk painted with plant motifs lined iridescent cabochons. Pair of gloves gauntlet green and Brown silk trimmed with green feathers. Detail
The delicateness and lightness of embroidery in this piece creates the feel of fragility. The light cream colours and see through chiffon materials against the curved and smooth edges enhances the fragile essence of the piece.