Pale Violet Silk Ball Gown, American, 1820. Front View.
Ball gown; Date: ca. 1820; Culture: American; Medium: silk. Back view
Ball gown (front view) Designer: Jacques Doucet Date: 1898–1900 Culture: French Medium: silk Accession Number: 49.3.27a, b
1948 Dress (Ball Gown), House of Balenciago (front view)
Back view, Elegant, graceful, sublime! American cotton dress, c. 1820 @metropolitanmuseum
Dress (Ball Gown) Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1950–52 Culture: American Medium: silk
Afternoon dress 1882, ca. American. Embroidered green afternoon dress (tea gown) with burgundy silk front.
Fancy straw bonnet with silk fabric and flower trim, American, c. 1820's.
"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)
Embroidered black silk velvet ball gown with rhinestone embellishment and fox fur trim, Philip Hulitar, American, c. 1950-55.