Dress (Ball Gown)  Charles James  (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978)  Date: 1950–52 Culture: American Medium: silk by oldrose
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oldrose Dress (Ball Gown) Charles James  (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1950–52 Culture: American Medium: silk
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Evening dress Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: ca. 1955 Culture: American Medium: silk by jayne
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jayne Evening dress Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: ca. 1955 Culture: American Medium: silk
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"La Sirène" Designer: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1939 Culture: American Medium: silk by jayne
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jayne "La Sirène" Designer: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1939 Culture: American Medium: silk
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Wedding dress. Charles James  (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Date: 1948–49. Culture: American. Medium: silk. Metropolitan Museum of Art. View 1. by ladyquilter
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ladyquilter Wedding dress. Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Date: 1948–49. Culture: American. Medium: silk. Metropolitan Museum of Art. View 1.
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Dress (Ball Gown)  Charles James  (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) by jayne
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jayne Dress (Ball Gown) Charles James  (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978)
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Dress (Ball Gown)  Charles James  (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) by Ирина Дубровская
Ирина Дубровская
Ирина Дубровская Dress (Ball Gown) Charles James  (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978)
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'Ribbon dress', Charles James (american, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) by Oda O
Oda O
Oda O 'Ribbon dress', Charles James (american, born Great Britain, 1906–1978)
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Cocktail Dress Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) by jayne
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jayne Cocktail Dress Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978)
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Suit, Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978): 1948, American, wool/silk. by Cora Henrion Verpoorten
Cora Henrion Verpoorten
Cora Henrion Verpoorten Suit, Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978): 1948, American, wool/silk.
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Dress Charles James  (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978)  Manufacturer: (sample made for) Samuel Winston Date: early 1950s. Sideway Front by Divonsir Borges
Divonsir Borges
Divonsir Borges Dress Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Manufacturer: (sample made for) Samuel Winston Date: early 1950s. Sideway Front
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Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Evening Coat, 1947. by jayne
jayne
jayne Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Evening Coat, 1947.
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Charles James, American, 1906-1978 "Petal" Ball Gown, 1951 Silk velvet, silk faille and silk satin by Caroline C. ❦
Caroline C. ❦
Caroline C. ❦ Charles James, American, 1906-1978 "Petal" Ball Gown, 1951 Silk velvet, silk faille and silk satin
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"Butterfly" ball gown, 1955  Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978)  Silk: smoke gray chiffon; pale gray satin; aubergine, lavender, and oyster; synthetic: white nylon    Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. John de Menil, 1957 (2009.300.816) by terri
terri
terri "Butterfly" ball gown, 1955 Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Silk: smoke gray chiffon; pale gray satin; aubergine, lavender, and oyster; synthetic: white nylon Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. John de Menil, 1957 (2009.300.816)
Artwork
Ball Gown, Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978): 1948, silk. "One of the evening gowns featured in the legendary Cecil Beaton photograph published in Vogue, March 1948, this has become one of James' iconic designs. It was designed in collaboration with Millicent Rogers. Evocative of the most intimate part of the feminine anatomy, the construction of the skirt front suggests fertility and seduction, a theme reinforced by the by staci
staci
staci Ball Gown, Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978): 1948, silk. "One of the evening gowns featured in the legendary Cecil Beaton photograph published in Vogue, March 1948, this has become one of James' iconic designs. It was designed in collaboration with Millicent Rogers. Evocative of the most intimate part of the feminine anatomy, the construction of the skirt front suggests fertility and seduction, a theme reinforced by the
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Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). "Diamond" evening dress, 1957. Silk, synthetic. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Marguerite Piazza, 1984 (2009.300.1015) #CharlesJames by terri
terri
terri Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). "Diamond" evening dress, 1957. Silk, synthetic. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Marguerite Piazza, 1984 (2009.300.1015) #CharlesJames
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'Butterfly' silk gown, 1955, by Charles James (1906–1978) by oldrose
oldrose
oldrose 'Butterfly' silk gown, 1955, by Charles James (1906–1978)
Gowns
Evening dress - 1937/38 - American - silk by Charles James (American, born Great Britain) Metropolitan Museum of Art by terri
terri
terri Evening dress - 1937/38 - American - silk by Charles James (American, born Great Britain) Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Evening Dress, Evening Gown, Splendid Evening Dress Design, Fashion Designer, Evening Dress Designer, Miracle Gown Norma Kamali (American, born 1945) Date: 1978 Culture: American Medium: nylon by jayne
jayne
jayne Evening Dress, Evening Gown, Splendid Evening Dress Design, Fashion Designer, Evening Dress Designer, Miracle Gown Norma Kamali (American, born 1945) Date: 1978 Culture: American Medium: nylon
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Evening gown Charles James, designer British-American, 1906-1978 Evening gown, 1955 Silk; cut velvet, satin, taffeta 57.084.1 by oldrose
oldrose
oldrose Evening gown Charles James, designer British-American, 1906-1978 Evening gown, 1955 Silk; cut velvet, satin, taffeta 57.084.1
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Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). "Lampshade," ca. 1955. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009 (2009.300.8522) #CharlesJames by nslady49
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nslady49 Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). "Lampshade," ca. 1955. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009 (2009.300.8522) #CharlesJames
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Dress (Ball Gown)    Date:      ca. 1908  Culture:      American  Medium:      cotton, linen, silk by Queen of them all
Queen of them all
Queen of them all Dress (Ball Gown) Date: ca. 1908 Culture: American Medium: cotton, linen, silk
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Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Dinner suit, 1951. Silk. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. R. A. Bernatschke, 1955 (2009.300.214a, b) #CharlesJames by ms. halo kitty
ms. halo kitty
ms. halo kitty Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Dinner suit, 1951. Silk. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. R. A. Bernatschke, 1955 (2009.300.214a, b) #CharlesJames
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Charles James (1906–1978) by hootowlholler
hootowlholler
hootowlholler Charles James (1906–1978)
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Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Dinner dress, 1941. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. George P. Raymond, 1981 (2009.300.1359) #CharlesJames by terri
terri
terri Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Dinner dress, 1941. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. George P. Raymond, 1981 (2009.300.1359) #CharlesJames
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Dress (Ball Gown)  Date: 1890s Culture: French Medium: silk. by LBFdujour
LBFdujour
LBFdujour Dress (Ball Gown) Date: 1890s Culture: French Medium: silk.
Textiles, Fashion
Ball gown Design House: House of Worth (French, 1858–1956) Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne 1825–1895 Paris) Date: ca. 1872 Culture: French Medium: silk by francesca-caas
francesca-caas
francesca-caas Ball gown Design House: House of Worth (French, 1858–1956) Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne 1825–1895 Paris) Date: ca. 1872 Culture: French Medium: silk
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Ball gown Mrs. Osborn Company (American) Date: 1910 Culture: American Medium: silk. Back by polly
polly
polly Ball gown Mrs. Osborn Company (American) Date: 1910 Culture: American Medium: silk. Back
Tresses
Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Suit, 1948. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Arturo and Paul Peralta-Ramos, 1955 (2009.300.199a–d) #CharlesJames by terri
terri
terri Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978). Suit, 1948. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Arturo and Paul Peralta-Ramos, 1955 (2009.300.199a–d) #CharlesJames
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Ball gown; Date: ca. 1820; Culture: American; Medium: silk. Back view by Clara R.
Clara R.
Clara R. Ball gown; Date: ca. 1820; Culture: American; Medium: silk. Back view
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Evening dress Date: 1906–9 Culture: American by jayne
jayne
jayne Evening dress Date: 1906–9 Culture: American
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~Tea gown Date: ca. 1900 Culture: American Medium: silk, cotton~ by greg.grega.184
greg.grega.184
greg.grega.184 ~Tea gown Date: ca. 1900 Culture: American Medium: silk, cotton~
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