08 avril 2015

'Golden Glamour: The Edith Stuyvesant Vanderbilt Gerry Collection' on view at the RISD Museum

Paul Poiret (French, 1879-1944), Coat, 1922. Silk velvet, fur, metallic silk embroidery, and faux pearls. Length: 147.3 cm (58 inches). Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Edith Stuyvesant Vanderbilt Gerry 59.031.9. RISD Museum, Providence, RI. PROVIDENCE, RI.- These garments dating from 1922 to the late 1930s share two traits: they were worn by Edith Stuyvesant Dresser Vanderbilt Gerry (1873–1958) and they incorporate gold in the form of lamé, metallic pigments, and actual metal threads. During the period... [Lire la suite]

22 juillet 2014

The JoannaJohn Collection "One Of A Kind", my selection.

Coat © Copyright 2014 The JoannaJohn Collection. Long Patti Jacket © Copyright 2014 The JoannaJohn Collection. Coat © Copyright 2014 The JoannaJohn Collection. Long Anatoli Jacket © Copyright 2014 The JoannaJohn Collection. Coat © Copyright 2014 The JoannaJohn Collection. Caftan © Copyright 2014 The JoannaJohn Collection. Jacket © Copyright 2014 The JoannaJohn Collection. I bought one of them in Lisboa as a robe de chambre. Photos courtesy The JoannaJohn Collection. 
12 octobre 2013

Coat, 1800–1943, Chinese, silk, metal

Coat, 1800–1943, Chinese, silk, metal. Length: 45 1/2 in. (115.6 cm). Gift of Mrs. John Jay Whitehead, 1943. C.I.43.13.4 © 2000–2013 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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12 octobre 2013

Coat, 1800–1943, Chinese, silk, metal

Coat, 1800–1943, Chinese, silk, metal. Length: 46 in. (116.8 cm). Gift of Mrs. John Jay Whitehead, 1943. C.I.43.13.1. © 2000–2013 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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12 octobre 2013

Coat, 1850–1900. Chinese, silk, metal

Coat, 1850–1900. Chinese, silk, metal. Length: 30 1/4 in. (76.8 cm). Gift of Dorothy A. Gordon and Virgina A. White, in Memory of Madge Ashley, 1973. 1973.291.1. © 2000–2013 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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08 février 2013

Liberty of London, coat, french, circa 1920s

Liberty of London, coat, french, circa 1920s, silk. Gift of Mrs. R.H. Trott, 1974. Accession Number: 1974.92 © 2000–2013 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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17 juillet 2012

England, Coat (detail)1740s, silk, wool, linen, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

England, Coat (detail) 1740s, silk, wool, linen, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne 
17 juillet 2012

France, Coat, c.1810 wool, silk, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne

France, Coat, c.1810 wool, silk, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
05 juillet 2012

Paul Poiret (1879-1944), Coat, 1908

Paul Poiret (1879-1944), Coat, 1908. Black faille and gold thread. Gift from The Estate of Tina Chow. Object Number: 91.255.11. ©2010 Fashion Institute of Technology.
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02 juillet 2012

"La Perse". Coat, 1911. Paul Poiret (French, 1879–1944)

  "La Perse". Coat, 1911. Paul Poiret (French, 1879–1944) Textile design by Raoul Dufy (French, 1877–1953). Ivory and navy block printed velvet with brown fur trim and gold metallic mesh-covered silk closures. L. at CB 56 1/2 in. (143.5 cm). Purchase, Friends of The Costume Institute Gifts, 2005 (2005.199). © 2000–2012 The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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