LOT 324 - whitakerauction
TRAINED VELVET BELLE EPOCH GOWN with JEWELED BODICE 1913. Lush royal purple panne silk having short sleeve silk lace V-neck bodice asymmetrically draped in gold metallic mesh, high jeweled midriff band with center clear and magenta paste butterfly, hobble skirt layered over short train. Label "Joseph 632 Fifth Avenue New York CYCLAMEN". B-34, high W-28, front L-62, back L-71. (Left side magenta set pastes of the period but replaced, drape possibly altered) otherwise excellent. $2,040.
Parisian Haute Couture in the Early 1900s
What would be a better place to show of your new outfit, than on the popular horse racing tracks in a chic Westen neighbourhood of Paris. The popularity of Longchamp