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Women's robe de style dress, in 'bleu de lanvin' irridescent (or shot) blue silk, with multicoloured floral embroidery at the hem and hips, featuring cap sleeves, a dropped waist with full pannier hips and a 'petal-shaped' hemline: France, Paris, designed by Lanvin, c. 1924

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Fashion and Textiles

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Production information

Lanvin, Designer
Paris, France, Western Europe


c. 1924


Silk, Metallic thread

Physical description

Woman's robe de style dress in 'bleu de lanvin', in irridescent blue silk with multicoloured floral embroidery in silk and metal thread at the hem and hips, featuring a round neckline, overlapping cap sleeves, dropped waistline, full pannier hips and scalloped "petal-shaped" hemline, with matching petal shapes forming an overlapping peplum at the hips, unlined, with hook-and-eye and popper fastening at lefthand side of torso, unlabelled: France, Paris, by Lanvin, c. 1924


  • Fashion and Style (08 Jul 2016)
    National Museum of Scotland

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