Cocktail dress

Designer: Paul Poiret (French, Paris 1879–1944 Paris)
Manufacturer: Textile by Bianchini-Férier (French, founded Lyons, 1888)
Date: 1922–37
Culture: French
Medium: silk, metal
Dimensions: Length at CB: 50 in. (127 cm)
Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mercedes de Acosta, 1955
Accession Number: 2009.300.3174

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