Evening Dress: ca. & dress epitomises the elegant feminine fashions of the well-to-do in the Edwardian period, particularly in its use of soft flowing pale silk, extensive use of lace and net, and in the ornate decoration of the bodice.
Evening dress House of Paquin (French, Designer: Mme. Jeanne Paquin (French, Date: Culture: French Medium: silk, silver, rhinestones Dimensions: Length at CB: 72 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at
Evening dress Date: Culture: American Medium: silk, metal Dimensions: Length at CB: 67 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Ann Ellis, 1993 Accession Number: