A French Couture Green Satin Brocade Evening Ensemble, probably early 20th century, with a lace overlay at shoulders, beaded applique at bust and back, small train. Labeled in petersham: Robert/23 Rue Louis le Grand 23 Paris.
Carresaute designed by Lucile, made in London, 1905. Two-piece evening dress, bodice and skirt, blue silk chiffon, lavishly trimmed with cream lace, pink silk ribbon rosebuds, metallic embroidery, and self-fabric ruffles. Detail of bodice. Victoria and Albert Museum.