Couture and Accessories - Sale 04CT02 - Lot 3389Tuesday, November 16, 2004 at 10am
Bohemian Iridescent Purple Chiffon Tea Gown
French, early 20th century
The calf length tunic with inverted V hem at front and point at back trimmed with metallic bronze fringe, the underdress of dusky blue jacquard with stylized chrysanthemum Deco pattern, small train at back trimmed in fur and metallic bronze passementerie lotus leaves, the same trimming the V-necked bodice and along shoulder down short kimono sleeves with briar stitching, two braids with faux tassels down center front, bronze lace trimmed inset with gold print on creme chiffon overlay, crushed wide chocolate velvet ribbon sash tied at back in bow with long streamers, size 2/4, labeled: Lichenstein Cie Modes/Paris/New York.
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