Dress (Ball Gown)  Charles James  (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978)  Date: 1950–52 Culture: American Medium: silk by jayne
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jayne Dress (Ball Gown) Charles James  (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1950–52 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 Ирина Дубровская
Ирина Дубровская
Ирина Дубровская 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 jayne
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jayne 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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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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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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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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"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
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
Artwork
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
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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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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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Dress (Ball Gown)  Date: 1890s Culture: French Medium: silk. by LBFdujour
LBFdujour
LBFdujour Dress (Ball Gown) Date: 1890s Culture: French Medium: silk.
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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 Rubio Castillo
Clara Rubio Castillo
Clara Rubio Castillo Ball gown; Date: ca. 1820; Culture: American; Medium: silk. Back view
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~Tea gown Date: ca. 1900 Culture: American Medium: silk, cotton~ by roseann
roseann
roseann ~Tea gown Date: ca. 1900 Culture: American Medium: silk, cotton~
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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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Ball gown Date: ca. 1869 Culture: British Medium: cotton, silk by polly
polly
polly Ball gown Date: ca. 1869 Culture: British Medium: cotton, silk
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Dress (Ball Gown)  Date: late 1860s Culture: European Medium: silk, cotton by polly
polly
polly Dress (Ball Gown) Date: late 1860s Culture: European Medium: silk, cotton
Tresses
Dress Date: ca. 1885 Culture: American Medium: silk, rhinestones, metal by NiqueGata
NiqueGata
NiqueGata Dress Date: ca. 1885 Culture: American Medium: silk, rhinestones, metal
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Dress, Walking  Date: ca. 1893 Culture: American Medium: wool, silk by SayaValentine
SayaValentine
SayaValentine Dress, Walking Date: ca. 1893 Culture: American Medium: wool, silk
1890's
Dress Gilbert Adrian   Date: ca. 1942 Culture: American Medium: silk by teahm1
teahm1
teahm1 Dress Gilbert Adrian  Date: ca. 1942 Culture: American Medium: silk
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Evening dress  Place of origin: London, England (made)  Date: 1934 (made)  Artist/Maker: Charles James, born 1906 - died 1978 (designer)  Materials and Techniques: Satin  Museum number: T.272-1974  Gallery location: In Storage by elma
elma
elma Evening dress Place of origin: London, England (made) Date: 1934 (made) Artist/Maker: Charles James, born 1906 - died 1978 (designer) Materials and Techniques: Satin Museum number: T.272-1974 Gallery location: In Storage
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Cape  Pauline Trigère  (American, born France, 1908–2002)  Date: 1952 Culture: American Medium: wool, silk by jayne
jayne
jayne Cape Pauline Trigère (American, born France, 1908–2002) Date: 1952 Culture: American Medium: wool, silk
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Dress (Ball Gown)  Jacques Doucet  (French, Paris 1853–1929 Paris)  Date: ca. 1902 Culture: French Medium: silk, metal by greg.grega.184
greg.grega.184
greg.grega.184 Dress (Ball Gown) Jacques Doucet  (French, Paris 1853–1929 Paris) Date: ca. 1902 Culture: French Medium: silk, metal
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Dress, Evening  Norman Norell  (American, Noblesville, Indiana 1900–1972 New York City)  Date: 1950–65 Culture: American Medium: silk, plastic, rhinestones by Android
Android
Android Dress, Evening Norman Norell  (American, Noblesville, Indiana 1900–1972 New York City) Date: 1950–65 Culture: American Medium: silk, plastic, rhinestones
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Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne 1825–1895 Paris)  Date: ca. 1875, Culture:      French.  Medium: silk by francesca-caas
francesca-caas
francesca-caas Designer: Charles Frederick Worth (French (born England), Bourne 1825–1895 Paris) Date: ca. 1875, Culture: French. Medium: silk
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Dress, Evening  Bertha Stern  (American)  Date: 1937–39 Culture: American Medium: silk by Kat1980
Kat1980
Kat1980 Dress, Evening Bertha Stern  (American) Date: 1937–39 Culture: American Medium: silk
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Dress  Date: 1845–50 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 11 in. (27.9 cm) Length at CB (b): 42 in. (106.7 cm) Length at CB (c): 18 1/2 in. (47 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Jessie Leonard Hill, Charles R. Leonard, Jr., and Laura Leonard Ault, 1978 by alyce
alyce
alyce Dress Date: 1845–50 Culture: American Medium: silk Dimensions: Length at CB (a): 11 in. (27.9 cm) Length at CB (b): 42 in. (106.7 cm) Length at CB (c): 18 1/2 in. (47 cm) Credit Line: Gift of Jessie Leonard Hill, Charles R. Leonard, Jr., and Laura Leonard Ault, 1978
Vintage Life
Dress (Ball Gown).  House of Worth (French, 1858–1956).  Designer: Jean-Philippe Worth (French, 1856–1926). Date: 1892–94. Culture: French. Medium: silk, metallic thread. by nikki
nikki
nikki Dress (Ball Gown). House of Worth (French, 1858–1956). Designer: Jean-Philippe Worth (French, 1856–1926). Date: 1892–94. Culture: French. Medium: silk, metallic thread.
House of Ideas
Dress (Ball Gown).  House of Worth (French, 1858–1956).  Designer: Jean-Philippe Worth (French, 1856–1926). Date: 1892–94. Culture: French. Medium: silk, metallic thread. by roseann
roseann
roseann Dress (Ball Gown). House of Worth (French, 1858–1956). Designer: Jean-Philippe Worth (French, 1856–1926). Date: 1892–94. Culture: French. Medium: silk, metallic thread.
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