* Poiret design for Miss Anita Blair Gown, 1913 Paul Poiret Black and White silk satin with glass bead embroidery. Worn by Miss Anita Blair at the debut ball of Gladys High. This was the first couture dress designed for an uncorseted figure.
"La Rose d'Iribe" Designer: Paul Poiret (French, Paris Paris) Designer: Textile by Raoul Dufy (French, Le Havre Forcalquier) Date: 1913 Culture: French Medium: (a)silk (b) linen, wool, cotton Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 45 in.
Paul Poiret, circa Model HONG KONG DRESS, silk embroidered chain stitch small floral motifs repeated in navy, green, and off-white. Model name and date in ink carried by Denise Poiret sewn to a piece of silk inside the hem.
Fancy dress costume Paul Poiret (French, Paris Paris) Date: century Culture: French Medium: silk, metallic, synthetic gems Dimensions: (a) Length at CB: 84 in. cm) (b) Length at CF: 19 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs.