Evening vest

Attributed to Callot Soeurs French
Attributed to Madame Marie Gerber French

Not on view

While Rita Lydig had a many garments made from pieced antique laces, this one extends the concept further to include the textile, a rare 17th century brocade, very possibly Chinese, which is decorated with both 17th-century and contemporaneous laces.

Evening vest, Attributed to Callot Soeurs (French, active 1895–1937), silk, linen, metal, probably French

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